SettlementAtWork:Newsletter/2010-11-03

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Settlement AtWork Highlights - November 3, 2010


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FEATURED JOB POSTING

Health Promotion Officer
Toronto Community Housing requires a Health Promotion Officer. Deadline: November 10, 2010
http://www.theconstellation.ca/settlement.org/job_details.shtml?x=234892

Seniors Program Worker
Northwood Neighbourhood Services requires a Seniors' Program Worker (Albanian Speaking). Deadline: November 15, 2010
http://www.theconstellation.ca/settlement.org/job_details.shtml?x=234712

For all current job listings, please visit:
http://www.theconstellation.ca/settlement.org/jobs.shtml

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REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS

Call for Proposals - National Metropolis Conference - Vancouver
The 2011 National Metropolis Conference has issued a call for workshop proposals. The conference is to be held March 23-26, 2011. The theme is: Immigration: Bringing the World to Canada Deadline: November 1, 2010
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009896

For a complete listing of current RFPs, visit:
http://atwork.settlement.org/ATWORK/rfp.asp

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NEWS - HEADLINES AND NEW RESOURCES

CIC Announcement: The 2011 Immigration Plan
The 2011 Immigration Plan has been announced. The announcement is part of Citizenship and Immigration Canada’s annual report.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009910

Long Term Care Applied Research Education Day
The Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA)is holding their second annual Long Term Care Applied Research Education Day on November 23, 2010 at the Toronto Congress Centre in Mississauga.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_whatshappen_detail.asp?anno_id=2009909

Ontario Health Care Options Website Re-launched
The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care has redeveloped their Health Care Options website. Through this website you can get to know health care options in your communy better.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_whatshappen_detail.asp?anno_id=2009907

Call For Nominations: June Callwood Outstanding Achievement Award for Voluntarism in Ontario
The June Callwood Outstanding Achievement Award for Voluntarism is now accepting nominations. This award recognizes exceptional leadership, innovation and creativity in voluntarism and community service in Ontario. Deadline: December 5,2010.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009901

Newcomer Entrepreneur Program
The Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) is a national charity. If you have a great business idea but need some help with getting started, you may be eligible for the CYBF program.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009897

Call for Nominations: The Immigrant Success Awards
TRIEC's Immigrant Success (IS) Awards celebrates the leadership and innovation of companies and individuals in integrating skilled immigrants in the workplace. Deadline: December 1, 2010
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009888

Canada's Citizenship Award
As part of Citizenship Week, 12 Canadians received Canada's Citizenship Award. This award honours outstanding Canadians who promote the rights and responsibilities of citizenship or help newcomers to integrate into Canadian society.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009886

Get all your news at:
http://atwork.settlement.org/ATWORK/news.asp

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RESEARCH

Study: Immigrant Children in Toronto Have More Mental Health Problems than Newcomer Children in Other Canadian Cities
More immigrants settle in Toronto than in any other Canadian city, but that decision may be affecting their children's mental health, according to a recent study led by Ryerson University.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009905

To search our full list of trusted research sites, visit:
http://atwork.settlement.org/atwork/research/searchresults.asp

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