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  • Conveying a ‘welcome home’ message to Toronto’s newest residents Vera Dodic, manager, Toronto Newcomer Office, asks newcomers to call the city ‘home’. Vera Dodic grew up never imagining that she would live anywhere but in Belgrade, the city where she was born in former Yugoslavia. Having worked with refugees and internally displaced people back home, She experienced first-hand the ...
  • Eleven communities across Canada chosen for rural immigration pilot Eleven rural and northern communities have been selected as part of the new Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot to invite newcomers to make these communities their home. As the Canadian population ages and the birth rate declines, rural Canada’s workforce has seen a significant decrease in available workers. This pilot will ...
  • Canada’s First-Time Home Buyer Incentive Could Backfire, U.K.’s Experience Shows The federal government’s new plan to help homebuyers could loosen the country’s housing supply crunch and help more Canadians get onto the property ladder ― but it could also worsen affordability and mean a new financial risk for the country’s government-run mortgage insurer. The federal government on Monday announced details ...
  • Huduma Namba Registration Schedule – Toronto Kenya High Commission, Ottawa will be carrying out the Huduma Namba registration exercise for all Kenyans living in the Greater Toronto Area on Saturday, May 25th from 9:30am-5pm and Sunday, May 26th, 2019 from 9:30am-1pm at the Kenya Consulate Toronto, 41 Lesmill Road, North York, M3B 2T3 Before showing up ...
  • Interim pathway for caregivers deadline June 4 Caregivers who came to Canada to provide care to Canadian families, in the hope of becoming a permanent residents can apply to the Interim Pathway for Caregivers. The deadline is June 4 to apply. “Caregivers came to Canada to provide care to families that need it, and it’s time for ...