1. Bridging the Gap: Newcomer Access to City Services

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    January 29, 2014 by ceris

    Among the many issues facing newcomers today, the lack of child care, inaccessible quality and affordable housing, and barriers to …
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  2. Settlement Service Work as a Second Occupation for Immigrant Professionals

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    January 8, 2014 by ceris

    “I know from my own experience what people go through as newcomers. While fighting for successful immigrant integration, I am …
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  3. Innovative community health partnerships improve access to care for refugees

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    December 16, 2013 by ceris

    For many residents trying to find a primary care provider in Ontario the process can be long and frustrating. In …
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  4. International students in Toronto: in the middle of temporary and permanent

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    November 28, 2013 by ceris

    International students are recruited to come to Canada with the ‘carrot stick’ of permanent residence. The government is not shy …
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  5. Rights-based approach – a step towards protecting migrant workers?

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    November 14, 2013 by ceris

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    Over the last decade, Canada’s labour market increasingly relied on migrant workers who hold precarious temporary immigration status in Canada. …
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  6. Hard Lessons- Newcomers and Ontario Private Colleges

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    October 30, 2013 by ceris

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    Canadian newcomers often rely on private colleges in Ontario to get Canadian educational credentials. A new report produced by the …
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  7. Immigrant families are living in poverty in spite of working hard

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    August 14, 2013 by ceris

    Access Alliance recently released a new report titled Where are the Good Jobs? Ten stories of ‘working rough, living poor.’ …
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