Links

www.settlement.org
This site addresses the most areas of concern to individuals and families who are thinking about re-locating or who have immigrated recently to Canada.  It addresses the following areas:  immigration & citizenship; housing; employment; education; community recreation; legal services; and daily life.  Information is provided in multiple languages.

www.citizenship.gov.on.ca
Ontario Ministry of Citizenship & Immigration-Provides information on provincial services for immigrants and newcomers

www.servicecanada.gc.ca
Service Canada- Provides information on all federal benefits and services

www.ontario.ca/serviceontario
Provides information on provincial services such as driving, licenses, identifications and certificates, health, property, education and training

www.ontario.ca/employmentontario
Employment Ontario Centres-
Locations throughout the province provide employment assistance including employment counselling and job search workshop.  Provide resource centres with access to computers.

www.edu.gov.on.ca/childcare/finding.html
Information about childcare options in Ontario

www.tdsb.on.ca
The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) website provides information on the public schools in Toronto

www.yrdsb.ca
The York Region District School Board (YDSB) website provides information on the public schools in York Region

www.ttc.ca
For information on public transportation in the Greater Toronto area
www.yorkregiontransit.com
For information on public transportation in York Region

 

www.toronto.ca/parks
Information on City of Toronto recreational activities for adults, children and youth.

www.vaughan.ca/services/recreation
Information on York Region recreational activities for adults, children and youth.
www.211toronto.ca
Provides information on health, social and related government services in Toronto.

www.York.ca
For information on programs and services in York Region

www.jfandcs.com
Jewish Family and Child Services supports the healthy development of individuals, children, families, and communities through prevention, protection, counselling, education and advocacy services.

www.jvstoronto.org
JVS provides employment services for the general and Jewish community which include individual and group employment counselling, job search workshops and assistance and specialized job search training courses.

www.circleofcare.com
Circle of Care offers a broad range of health and home support service options for seniors to improve well-being, independence and quality of life, and to offer an alternative to institutional care.
www.milesnadaljcc.ca   Downtown JCC – The Miles Nadal Centre
www.prossermanjcc.com  North York / Midtown JCC – The Prosserman JCC
www.srcentre.ca   Vaughan JCC – The Schwartz Reisman Centre
The Jewish Community Centres (JCC) offer Jewish learning, daycare, preschool, fitness, arts, and more for people all ages.

www.ujafed.org
Provides information about the United Jewish Appeal of the Greater Toronto Area. Their website also includes a community directory of services and organizations, information centre, career opportunities and community calendar

www.atio.on.ca
Association of Translators and Interpreters of Ontario (ATIO). This website directs people to certified translators in Ontario

www.relocatecanada.com
A guide for people immigrating or relocating to Canada.  Find information about Schools, Post Secondary Education, Jobs, City Contact Information, Day Care & Child Care, Drivers License, Health Care Insurance, and more.