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28 July / 2020
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If you work full-time or part-time – in any sector, e.g., in an office, store, construction, restaurant or other business in the service sector – this workshop will provide you with valuable information about what your rights are under the Employment Standards Act and also CERB (Canada Emergency Relief Benefit.)

Event Information

Date: Thursday, July 30, 2020
Time: 10 am
Presenters: Nina Hall, Staff Lawyer, Kensington-Bellwoods Community Legal Services
Regini David, CLW, West Scarborough Community Legal Services
Online: Zoom
Free!

Register Today!

It’s easy. Just email Mia Sun atmiasun@universitysettlement.ca

21 July / 2020
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Find out everything you need to know. Join Kensington-Bellwoods Community Legal Services staff lawyer Melissa Jean-Baptiste in this important presentation.

Event Information

Date: Thursday, July 23, 2020
Time: 10 am
Online: Zoom
Free!

Register Today!

Email Mia Sun at miasun@universitysettlement.ca

3 July / 2020
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Join a small group of fellow students and work with professional Canadian tutors as you practice speaking in English. You’ll improve your speaking and listening skills, and build your confidence in this weekly program.

Event Information

Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Online: by Zoom (face-to-face session)
Free!

Register Today!

It’s easy. Just email Lei Xu at lei.xu@universitysettlement.ca

Note: Participation is open to permanent residents, live-in caregivers who hold a valid work permit, and convention refugees.

3 July / 2020
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In this workshop, led by professional Canadian tutors, you will improve your English writing ability. Weekly assignments will enable you to practice your writing skills.

Event Information

Date: Every Wednesday
Time: 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Online: by Zoom (face-to-face session)
Free!

Register Today!

It’s easy. Just email Lei Xu at lei.xu@universitysettlement.ca

Note: Participation is open to permanent residents, live-in caregivers who hold a valid work permit, and convention refugees.

26 June / 2020
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Event Information:

Date: Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Online: by Zoom

Enjoy:

  • A 360 Virtual Video of Parliament Hill
  • Join in the singing of the National Anthem
  • Watch the spectacular film Momentum. Go head-to-head with an icebreaker. Plunge down a twisting mountain gorge. Soar through the clouds in the nosecone of a jet, then speed along with a dog team as it races across a frozen Arctic lake. A sweeping, moving tribute to Canada’s stunning geography and rich cultural heritage, Momentum leaps off your screen—and touches your heart.
25 June / 2020
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Date: Thursday, June 25, 2020
Time: 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Online: by Zoom

Guest speakers:
Amy Go – President from the Chinese Canadian National Council for Social Justice
Avvy Go – Clinic Director from the Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic

There has been a significant rise of incidents of Anti-Asian racism in Canada during this pandemic.

In addition, Anti-Indigenous racism and Anti-Black racism continue to be a serious systemic issue in Canada.

This workshop will explain the history of racism in Canada, what are the present day examples of Anti-Asian, Anti-Black and Anti-Indigenous racism, and what we can…

22 January / 2020
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University Settlement's March Break Camp from March 16 to March 20, 2020

Our activity-based camp is lots of fun with swimming, sports, active games, a field trip to the AGO, morning and afternoon snacks, and more!

Dates:
March 16 – March 20, 2020

Choose from two age groups:
• JK & Grade 1
• Grade 2 and up

Fees:
• $200 for the week (9 am to 5 pm)
• Option: add $50 for Extended Care (8:30 am to 5:30 pm)

Registration:
Please call (416) 598-3444 ext. 230

22 October / 2019
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There’s always lots of fun at the University Settlement Halloween Party for children of all ages (and their parents).

Enjoy games, pizza and a great action packed, fun show! FREE.

Please email us to let us know if you and your children can attend, including how many will be coming.

Hope to see you!

We thank Intact Financial Corporation for their continuing support.

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kids dressed in halloween costumes

23 September / 2019
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All Candidates Meeting Flyer

The Federal Election is coming and we all need to be informed. Come to the Spadina-Fort York All Candidates Meeting on Wednesday October 2nd at 6:30 PM, at University Settlement. Hear what they have to say and ask them questions about issues important to you.

Invited Candidates:
Adam Vaughan – Liberal Party of Canada (confirmed)
Dean Maher – Green Party of Canada (confirmed)
Diana Yoon – New Democratic Party (confirmed)
Frank Fang – Conservative Party of Canada (not confirmed)
Robert Stewart – People’s Party of Canada (confirmed)

View more details here

6 August / 2019
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Grange Festival

Friday, August 9 – 11:30 am to 3:30 pm in Grange Park

Fun for the whole family. FREE games, prizes, hot dogs, entertainment and more…

Enjoy great entertainment, including: