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#CdnImm Event #22 - City of Toronto Services for Newcomers, Part 3 - Newcomer Brochure Launch
Friday, June 12, 2014 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Metro Hall, City of Toronto, 55 John Street, Room 302/303


City of Toronto Services for Newcomers Part 3 - Newcomer Brochure Launch

The aim of this session was:

  • To inform settlement and community stakeholders about City of Toronto services and programs for newcomers, including the Toronto Newcomer Office
  • To inform settlement and community stakeholders about the City of Toronto Newcomer Brochure
  • Attendees will receive copies of English and translated versions of the newcomer brochure

City Divisional Representatives

1. Shelly Mckeen-Weaver, Client Liaison Consultant, Children's Services

2. Jason Li, Small Business Advisor, Enterprise Toronto Economic Development & Culture

3. Lianne Neumann, Manager Resident & Volunteer Programs, Long-Term Care Homes & Services

4. Cheryl MacDonald, Manager, Community Recreation, Parks, Forestry & Recreation

5. Wendy Learoyd, Supervisor Social Assistance Central Intake, Shelter, Support & Housing Administration

6. Vera Dodic, Project Manager, Toronto Newcomer Office

7. Eleni Smsartzis, Manager, Access to Housing, Housing Connections

8. Lindsay MacDougall, Coordinator, Administration and Business Improvement Housing Connections, Housing Connections

9. Devi Arasanayagam, Manager Community & Labour Market, Toronto Employment & Social Services

10. Caroline Wai, Consultant Health Promotion, Toronto Public Health

Note: There are no powerpoint presentations or videos for this event. Participants interacted on an informal basis with the networking activity and later went around the various stations to obtain information from the City representatives on their programs and services.

Download the City of Toronto Newcomer Brochure in any one of 7 different languages.


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