Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO) serving more than 11,000 immigrants and refugees annually in Ottawa since 1978.
Think Global, Act Local – Harnessing Immigrant Talent can help Ottawa Businesses Address Biggest Challenges https://t.co/pMxFpLBYZv #ottawa #economy #ottbiz
We're grateful to clients who have reached out and let us know how our work has impacted their lives. Proud to #ShowYourWelcome to newcomers to our great city. https://t.co/6DZBW89vwE #ottawa
Our @OCISOMentorship Program helps internationally educated professionals find work in their field. Clients are matched with a volunteer Career #Mentor working in the same or a related field. 65% of our mentees find work in their field. https://t.co/vcTZmhVigV #ottjobs
Are you and your teams able to reap the benefits of the different cultures in your workplaces? The training schedule you've been asking for is here! Check out the Fall/Winter HIO Cultural Competency Training for Employers Calendar! https://t.co/lB4EQxGE9h… #HIOCCC #Ottawa
Policies are not enough to create a workplace culture that is welcoming to all. Check out 5 small Everyday Acts of Inclusion that anyone can do. … #inclusion #diversity #welcome #ottawa
Everyday Acts of Inclusion - Hire Immigrants Ottawa
Diversity drives organizational success. However, success is only achieved when everyone feels included and can contribute to their full potential. De...
Spaces still available. Lunch and Learn: Trauma Informed Approach to Legal & Social Services. September 21, 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. Somerset West Community Health Centre, Rosemount Branch. Register at:
Lunch and Learn: Trauma Informed Approach to Legal and Social Services
Lunch and Learn.Come get updated on how to approach, inform, and refer clients surrounding specific legal situations.Bring your own brown bag lunch; w...
Great painting on the Welcoming Ottawa mural! #WOWMural
Claudia Salguero on Twitter
“WOW Mural in the making! Great session las night at Timbercreek Communities in South Otttawa!! Chile 🇨🇱, Guatemala 🇬🇹 , Egipto 🇪...
Know an isolated immigrant senior? Connect them to our Settlement & Integration services. We can help. https://t.co/zfCrwjcxq8
"It's really nice, the people are nice here, everything is good."
Abed Alaboud was placed at @yukoncollege by @WorldUniService 's student refugee program 🏫
The Syrian student is now making a fresh start in Canada 🇨🇦
Story and photos by @cbcdavecroft https://t.co/5dvHVVf2bl
Please share with any young newcomers you know! #citizenshipweek
Cdn Council Refugees on Twitter
“There are many reasons to look forward to your 18th birthday. Becoming a Canadian citizen doesn’t have be one of them. Find out more: htt...
Check out the latest news from HIO! Communique - Special Issue 2019 / Edition speciale 2019: https://t.co/2g48VaxsXn #diversity #inclusiin #HIOCCC #HIOLearn
Consider getting involved with this great Welcoming Ottawa mural! We are proud to be a partner in this mural.
Claudia Salguero on Twitter
“Second part of my #WOWmural happening in SouthOttawa. Firts part done done in Lowertown. Nepal, Egipto, Ecuador, India, Belarús, Yemen, Brasil...
Please join us at the 10th Anniversary Marion Dewar Scholarship Fund Annual Fundraising Dinner on October 18th. We are so excited to announce that @PaulDewar will be the evening’s Guest of Honour. Find out more: https://t.co/k3O9EDcZI6 #Ottawa #cdnimm
Beautiful morning for a guided nature walk at Mer Bleu! @FoFOCISO @OttawaOCISO @OttawaFieldNat
“Imagine all the other families still out there” waiting to find a safe home in Canada. If you’re interested in making a difference in the lives of refugees, pick up the phone and call (416) 290-1700, ext 2403, or send an email to email@example.com. The rewards are immense.
RSTP on Twitter
“Wondering how to find funds and people to join you in sponsoring a #BVOR refugee family? A wedding, a sweet sixteen party, a retirement party ....
Who's coming? Open to all but must RSVP!
OCISO on Twitter
“On Sunday, our @FoFOCISO & Peer Support Monthly event is a guided nature walk with the #Ottawa Field-Naturalist Club. Learn about animals, ...
We serve over 10,000 newcomers to #Ottawa every year. In addition to the funding we receive we rely on community donors & sponsors. Your contributions directly support our wide-ranging programs & help us meet new & emerging needs in our community. https://t.co/HSH4opYmZJ
Media plays an essential role in how we perceive refugees.
@PeaceGeeks series with @TaghiniaAmir @peterwklein & @alia_d:
✅ words matter
✅ give a voice to refugees
✅ look beyond breaking news
❌ don’t sensationalize
❌ don’t victimize
More tips ▶️ https://t.co/IZlDADTn5N
On Sunday, our @FoFOCISO & Peer Support Monthly event is a guided nature walk with the #Ottawa Field-Naturalist Club. Learn about animals, vegetation & birds in a beautiful location! Please RSVP. https://t.co/eiOwdKjNqF