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Peer Outreach Training

Do you want to be a leader in your community?

The Peer Outreach Training will build the capacity of community residents to engage their community through effective outreach. This 8-session interactive training series includes workshops on understanding community needs, community resources, how to make referrals, and effective outreach strategies.

Participants will be supported to engage in a community action, get to know each other, learn about each other’s communities and lived experiences, and receive support to access needed services.

Workshops include:

  • Overview of newcomer needs

  • Equity & Anti-Discrimination

  • Communication & Outreach Styles

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Introduction to Community Resources

  • Effective Outreach Strategies

A certificate of participation will be awarded upon completion.

Date: Weekdays*, October 3 - November 15, 2019
Time: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: Bathurst-Finch Hub, 540 Finch Ave. W

*TTC tokens and childcare available upon request.

To register please complete and submit the application form below.

For more information please contact Jay at jhan@nych.ca | 416 898 6339

*Please Note: The training will run on various days. Please contact Jay at jhan@nych.ca | 416 898 6339 for the schedule. Thanks!

ALL for Seniors: Yoga

Join our FREE Yoga Classes for Seniors!

Get moving, reduce stress, and make new friends!

Date: Mondays, August 19 - November 4, 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 AM
Location: 2195 Jane Street, Recreational Room

For more information and registration please contact:
Shova : sadhikari@nych.ca | 647-208-9733

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Do you need a Computer?

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Renewed Computer Technology (RCT) is offering refurbished computers at an amazing price!

Renewed Computer Technology (RCT) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that empowers learners, educators and not-for-profit organizations with access to affordable, renewed computers to help meet education and career goals.

RCT at North York Community House are offering:

  • Desktop Package: $60 + $11 Shipping Fee
    Includes a desktop complete with Windows 10 and MS Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote plus learning software, Monitor, Keyboard and Mouse.

  • Laptop Package: $150 + $11 Shipping Fee
    Includes laptop complete with Windows 10 and MS Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote plus learning software.

You can apply for this program if you are:

  • A resident of Ontario with limited income (proof is required)

  • A parent/guardian of children/youth under the age of 18.

PLEASE NOTE: RCT offers one computer per family.

For details and eligibility please contact: Dayanne 416-781-7457 | dmartinez@nych.ca

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LEAP: After School Program (9 - 13 Yrs) - Black Creek Community Health Centre

Have Fun & Learn at our After School Program!

We have games and crafts, sports-based activities, nutritional snacks, and educational workshops for children between the ages of 9 and 13!

Date: Mondays & Thursdays starting April 15, 2019
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Black Creek Community Health Centre, 2202 Jane Street, Unit 5

For more information please contact:
Jasmin: jdematos@nych.ca  | 647-465-3087

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LEAP: After School Program (9 - 13 Yrs) - Woodview Park Library

Have Fun & Learn at our After School Program!

We have games and crafts, sports-based activities, nutritional snacks, and educational workshops for children between the ages of 9 and 13!

Date: Wednesdays & Fridays starting March 6, 2019
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Woodview Park Library, 16 Bradstock Rd, North York

For more information please contact:
Jasmin: jdematos@nych.ca  | 647-465-3087

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Employment & Financial Literacy Support for Newcomer Men

We offer employment readiness, financial literacy and life skills for newcomer men.

Employment Readiness Component includes:

  • Employment readiness training sessions 

  • One-on-one coaching 

  • Support in your job search including developing a cover letter, resume and job interview skills, etc.

  • Access to mentors and networking/workplace tour opportunities

  • Support while looking for employment

Financial Literacy and Life Skills Component includes:

  • Support to gain skills and access resources to cope with life changes in a new country

  • Learn basic money management skills to make better choices about your future

  • Individualized support around financial matters (i.e. tax filing, accessing benefits, budgeting, etc.)

This an ongoing program.
For more information please contact:
Ghazwan: 647-637-4176 | gtoma@nych.ca

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