The Local Immigration Partnership (LIP) of Lawrence Heights has almost 20 member agencies at its community planning table. LIP is a workgroup of the Lawrence Heights Inter-organization Network (LHION). The Lawrence Heights LIP began on Oct 1st, 2009. Phase one of the LIP sees the establishment of a Partnership Council and the development of a Settlement & Employment Strategy and accompanying Action Plan. JVS Toronto is the lead agency for the Lawrence Heights LIP.