Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO) serving more than 11,000 immigrants and refugees annually in Ottawa since 1978.
Looking for a place to volunteer, share your skills & have an impact in #Ottawa? We offer a wide range of volunteer opportunities which are designed to be personally rewarding while supporting our communities. https://t.co/GTdHDga8Pd
Nominations for the 2018 Immigrant #Entrepreneur Awards are open. Do you know an immigrant to Canada who deserves to be recognized for their contributions to the #Ottawa economy? Nominate them today! #cdnimm
Want to make a difference in your community? Become a Mentor in our Immigrant Women Mentoring Network. Support #cdnimm women in their career development today! https://t.co/Pwy7Q4GiIL #mentorship
Know an isolated immigrant senior? Connect them to our Settlement & Integration services. We can help. https://t.co/I0VX3YlNtN
Great job opportunity for any newcomers who are looking to work and enhance their skills in customer service and hospitality. Lots of positions are available to work at @UOttawa! If interested click the link below to register: https://t.co/GpQuaSAVhg
Have you or your organisations been involved in welcoming refugees to Canada? Share your stories and be part of @refugee613's #ShowYourWelcome campaign! #cdnimm #cdnpoli #WithRefugees
Today at the #YOCISO Newcomer Youth Centre: Arts workshop, Cooking & picnic in the park, Basketball! #cdnimm #Ottawa #youth, Join us from 12-5, 1800 Bank Street, 3rd Floor.
Arabic + English #WalkIn #Counselling today 11am-5pm at #Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization @OttawaOCISO (Last session 3:30pm)
We serve over 10,000 newcomers every year. We rely on community donors & sponsors in addition to the funding we receive. Your contributions enable us to continue to offer our wide-ranging programs & to effectively meet the emerging needs in our community. https://t.co/HSH4opGLB9
Did you know we provide service in over 13 languages? If you know a newcomer navigating their new city and doesn't speak English, we can help! Connect with our OCISO staff in your language. https://t.co/qX4wpJANjO
Like the work we do? Become a member! We encourage you to become involved with our programs and activities to help us carry out our mandate of supporting immigrants through their journey of making Ottawa their home. https://t.co/iUkazNrikv
Great #ShowYourWelcome event to meet others and spend some time with loved ones! Thanks for sharing🤗
BThornington on Twitter
“@FoFOCISO Monthly event: July 22 from 2-4pm at Carleton Heights Community Centre. Come and learn about Urban Wildlife with the @ottawahumane. F...
Surrounded by friends, Lucia Cabrera works with the Catholic Centre for Immigrants to support the resettlement of refugees in Ottawa. “They are very resilient and optimistic for a bright future.” Lucia works hard to turn her challenges into opportunities! #ShowYourWelcome
#Canada's 2nd largest food retailer @sobeys will soon be selling @Peacebychoco bars nationwide, including their new #Pride Flag Bar 🏳️🌈, where $1 fr each Pride-themed 🍫 will go to @PhoenixHfx, a youth support group!
Another great example of how #refugees contribute to 🇨🇦!
CTV News on Twitter
“Sobeys to sell refugee chocolatier's bars and boxes nationwide https://t.co/CBIEYdCKdV”
Diversity makes us stronger! A big part of Canadian culture has always been through merging, sharing, and growing our communities through acceptance and welcoming. Welcoming people from all parts of life and helping them grow into our communities is great way to #ShowYourWelcome
Today at the #YOCISO Newcomer Youth Centre: Knowledge is power, Guest speaker, Boardgames championship and Power Hour! #cdnimm #Ottawa #youth, Join us from 12-5, 1800 Bank Street, 3rd Floor.
@FoFOCISO Monthly event: July 22 from 2-4pm at Carleton Heights Community Centre. Come and learn about Urban Wildlife with the @ottawahumane. Fun, family-friendly and geared especially for @OttawaOCISO newcomers, but all are welcome! Please spread the word! #ShowYourWelcome
🔎Take a look at our fact sheet below to learn about who can get #refugee protection in #Canada ⬇️
For more information for #asylumseekers visit: https://t.co/AkpRRbSGIJ
Check 5 small everyday acts of inclusion that influence the organizational culture and help to promote inclusion https://t.co/E62cBg7O5N #Diversity #Ott #ottcity #HR
Love this! It's especially important for newcomers- especially those who are seeking help for important issues- to receive this type of information and are aware of the resources around them that can provide them with the support they need. An amazing #ShowYourWelcome✨
Connecting Ottawa on Twitter
“Everyday our front line professionals @fitzerin4 and @Lexi_Derisier work with our community partnership network to #ShowYourWelcome and assist ...