Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO) serving more than 11,000 immigrants and refugees annually in Ottawa since 1978.
Are you an #Ottawa employer looking to get noticed?? Spend your weekend preparing to let prospective talent & your peers know how diverse, inclusive & great your org is! Employer Excellence Awards entry DEADLINE is Jan 23! #HIOAwards #diversity #talent
2018 Employer Excellence Awards: Call for Entries - Hire Immigrants Ottawa
Hire Immigrants Ottawa is accepting entries for the 2018 Employer Excellence Awards from employers in the National Capital Region. The awards recogniz...
A fascinating read - #CityMakers finding innovative ways to teach English! Great work!
OCISO on Twitter
“Can theatre help newcomers to learn English as a second language? Our English conversation group volunteers decided to put this question to th...
Skilled immigrants are key to a strong Ontario economy. We can nominate 6,600 in 2018. We will begin to accept applications today. Learn more.
Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program: About the Program
The home page for OntarioImmigration.ca.
Can theatre help newcomers to learn English as a second language?
Our English conversation group volunteers decided to put this question to the test. Read about their experience, learn from their tips @TESLOntario.
https://t.co/TDtMMp1Bku #esl #cdnimm
Thanks @UO_GlobalHealth for raising awareness & funds for my @OttawaOCISO!
uOttawa GlobalHealth on Twitter
“The Aesculapian Society and Global Health Committee would like to formally invite you all to our Annual Refugee... https://t.co/sUGSjerAvf̶...
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"There is much more we need to do as citizens to create neighbourhoods, a society, a political debate that is more respectful, less anchored in ignorance and insecurity and intolerance," says PM Trudeau
Trudeau Tackles Immigration Questions At Quebec City Town Hall
"We all have our role to play."
Know a newcomer to #Ottawa who needs help? Connect with us. Our Settlement & Integration Program can help. https://t.co/zfCrwjcxq8
Ottawa friends: An important event on #immigration policy/politics is being put on by @RiddellMPM on Jan 23. Panelists include @jenditchburn @reicurran @nkeung @jamiljivani and @Andrew_Griffith. Be sure not to miss this one #cdnimm #cdnpoli
Immigration Policy in an Era of Political Polarization: The Riddell Forum on Political Management 2018
Leading experts discuss policy-making in an era of political polarization: How do we have a productive public debate on a hot-button issue like immigr...
New to #Ottawa? Improve your English skills so you can feel at home in your new city.
We offer free English as a Second Language (#ESL) classes. Part-time and full-time classes are available. Child care too.
Girls Group. Today at 11:30.
In this weekly girl’s arts-based activity group facilitators work with girl participants to learn about healthy lifestyles, emotional regulation, positive self-esteem, and other issues that matter to them.
Check this out! "Race, Gendered Violence and the Rights of Women with Precarious Immigration Status" a toolkit for service providers who assist racialized women living with precarious immigration status in Ontario, Canada
*Important information for #asylumseekers, whether already in #Canada or thinking of entering:
See our chart below to see how the #Canadian #asylum system works⤵️
Stay informed and always seek legal advice for your claim.
#WithRefugees #cdnimm #refugeeclaimants
Applying for #refugee sponsorship of young adult children? See how the changes in the age of dependants can affect your application. #CdnImm #Cdnrfg
Cdn Council Refugees on Twitter
”Know an affected family? Reminder - deadline to apply: 31 January 2018. For details: https://t.co/uuZVnbtm60 #cdnimm #cdnrfg #cdnpoli”
While talent is indeed scarce, data from the 2016 #Census shows Ottawa continues to attract skilled immigrants. In the last 5 years, over 30,000 immigrants arrived in the capital region, adding to the rich diversity of the city. #yow #ottbiz https://t.co/8whkOUpvCi
Coming up at @OctopusBooks: "Securitized Citizens" with Baljit Nagra & Monia Mazigh, Jan 15 ; and "Curry: Eating, Reading & Race" with Naben Ruthnum, Feb 8
Arabic + English #WalkIn #Counselling today 11am-5pm at #Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization @OttawaOCISO (Last session 3:30pm)
Immigrant or refugee in #Ottawa? Do you feel sad? Scared? Or just not sure how to cope?
Our Counselling Program has services for you. Private & confidential.
If you're not sure where to turn, we can help.
https://t.co/65LNNGky7t #mentalhealth #cdnimm