Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO) serving more than 11,000 immigrants and refugees annually in Ottawa since 1978.
Great visit today to the @OttawaOCISO LINC school for the annual @OttawaOCISO board of directors retreat. Always inspiring to see OCISO's programs supporting #newcomer integration in action.
Know a newcomer to #Ottawa who needs help? Connect with us. Our Settlement & Integration Program can help. https://t.co/zfCrwjcxq8
OPS launches new 1-800 line for human trafficking victims #ottnews
Le SPO inaugure une ligne 1-800 pour les victimes de la traite de personnes https://t.co/Ow5gk0t6EW #ottnouvelles
OPS launches new 1-800 line for human trafficking victims
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, February 20 2019 10:30 a.m. (Ottawa) –The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) is pleased to announce a new 1-800...
Girls day at #YOCISO: a day for girls to be in an all girls’ space where they can be comfortable and empowered. Join us every second Wednesday for activities, snacks, and field trips. This recurring event is open to newcomer girls ages 13-21. https://t.co/0h6cYRFhss
This afternoon in the #YOCISO Newcomer Youth Centre: Drop-in, Homework Club, Cooking, Movie Night. Join us from 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm, 1800 Bank Street, 3rd Floor. https://t.co/Wb0Zh6ViC2
Thank you to all who came out to #harbourharvest to ice fish with us! Kudos to @DropInSports for all the organization and volunteers and to @nscdotca for hosting. New @FoFOCISO friendships made, Peer Support women circles conducted, and quite a lot of fish caught! @OttawaOCISO
If you’re an internationally trained social worker, learn about the steps required to work in Ontario. Register for a free webinar on Feb. 20: https://t.co/ATT468hi6x
Immigrant youth @WoodroffeHS? Need help with homework? Drop into the homework club after school. As soon as the bell goes, we will be waiting for you in room 106, every Tuesday.
This afternoon in the #YOCISO Newcomer Youth Centre: Drop-in, Homework Club, Power Hour, and Conversation Circle. Join us from 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm, 1800 Bank Street, 3rd Floor. https://t.co/uCnykyLdgi
Do you want information on the health services available for refugees in Ottawa and how to access them? Refugee 613, in partnership with the Ottawa Newcomer Health Centre and @RSTP_ca , is hosting a community information session. RSVP here: https://t.co/vCvln9wyGo
Are you a student at @WoodroffeHS? Join the Young Men’s Group for Newcomers & Friends every Tuesday at lunch (11:30am). Participants receive volunteer hours & a certificate that they can use for their resume! Food is also provided.
#Ottawa community: Do you know someone in #OttCity who came to Canada as a #refugee and has had an impact on their greater community?
The Roberto Miranda Award is accepting nominations! Email firstname.lastname@example.org by Feb 25. Winner will be announced at #RefugeeNight on Feb 27!
Great day at #HarbourHarvest thanks @DropInSports
Harbour Harvest 2019 has begun! Look what you can win! Come on down the the Nepean sailing club and fish with us! @DropInSports @nscdotca @OttawaOCISO @FoFOCISO
Bring your sleds and snowpants to tomorrow's @DropInSports Harbour Harvest 2019 Ice fishing event, it's going to be fabulous! Listen to @InTownAndOut from this morning and join us @FoFOCISO for a great day of ice-fishing: https://t.co/wiH4FA9ViM
Thanks to the #BVOR Fund set up by @Frank_Giustra & @shapiro_ed13, Canada’s BVOR program helped to bring in 650 refugee families in 2018, engaging hundreds of sponsorship groups and with support from @CitImmCan.
Learn about how one community’s BVOR journey changed their lives.
Join us for a ground-breaking #BHM2019 event. Connecting the Dots - Black Canadian Youth: Boundless, Rooted & Proud.
If you missed the SOLD OUT premiere of the @Project_CtD Docu-Series, now is your chance!
#ylacevents #connectingthedotscan #blackhistory
Happy times snow-shoeing and cross-country skiing at @KanataNordic on their free Snow Day last week! Good way to make memories with new @FoFOCISO friends in the winter! @OttawaOCISO