Featured Events

Durham Immigration Calendar

January 2023

Events List

(82 Results Found)
January 1, 2023  to  January 31, 2023
3 Jan
Take a Walk in My Shoes - Immigrant Experience Photo Exhibit Learning

08:30 AM| 1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5 Pickering, On

• Take a Walk in my Shoes is a photo voice project that shares the stories of immigrants to the Durham Region
• Open to the public during regular business hours
• Walk-In to the Pickering Welcome Centre

4 Jan
Take a Walk in My Shoes - Immigrant Experience Photo Exhibit Learning

08:30 AM| 1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5 Pickering, On

• Take a Walk in my Shoes is a photo voice project that shares the stories of immigrants to the Durham Region
• Open to the public during regular business hours
• Walk-In to the Pickering Welcome Centre

5 Jan
Take a Walk in My Shoes - Immigrant Experience Photo Exhibit Learning

08:30 AM| 1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5 Pickering, On

• Take a Walk in my Shoes is a photo voice project that shares the stories of immigrants to the Durham Region
• Open to the public during regular business hours
• Walk-In to the Pickering Welcome Centre

5 Jan
TRIEC Mentoring Partnership Employment

08:30 AM| 458 Fairall Street, Unit 5. Ajax On. L1S 1R6


Reconnect with your profession in Canada

  • Are you new to Canada, 5 years or less?
  • Do you have 2 years of work experience in your professional field before coming to Canada?
  • Are you unemployed or underemployed and wanting to pursue your chosen career in Canada?

TRIEC Mentoring Partnership helps immigrant professionals reconnect with their career with the help of a Mentor in Canada with a similar professional background.

 

 

5 Jan
YMCA - Better Jobs Ontario Info Session Employment

02:00 PM| Online

Were you laid off and now having difficulty finding a job? Perhaps it’s time to go back to school to upgrade your skills. Attend this info session to learn about Better Jobs Ontario and how the government may be able to help you return to school to enter a new career.

5 Jan
YMCA - Better Jobs Ontario Info Session Employment

02:00 PM| Online

Were you laid off and now having difficulty finding a job? Perhaps it’s time to go back to school to upgrade your skills. Attend this info session to learn about Better Jobs Ontario and how the government may be able to help you return to school to enter a new career.

6 Jan
Take a Walk in My Shoes - Immigrant Experience Photo Exhibit Learning

08:30 AM| 1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5 Pickering, On

• Take a Walk in my Shoes is a photo voice project that shares the stories of immigrants to the Durham Region
• Open to the public during regular business hours
• Walk-In to the Pickering Welcome Centre

6 Jan
In-Person FREE Knitting Sessions for Seniors & Older Adults-Durham Tamil Association Learning

10:00 AM| 1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5 Pickering, On

Free Knitting classes for seniors and older adults, beginners welcome

6 Jan
YMCA - Resume Critiques 30 Min 1:1 Sessions Employment

01:00 PM| Online

Call or email to enquire about how you can attend one of these 30 minute sessions and get assistance with your resume.

6 Jan
YMCA - Resume Critiques 30 Min 1:1 Sessions Employment

01:00 PM| Online

Call or email to enquire about how you can attend one of these 30 minute sessions and get assistance with your resume.

9 Jan
Take a Walk in My Shoes - Immigrant Experience Photo Exhibit Learning

08:30 AM| 1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5 Pickering, On

• Take a Walk in my Shoes is a photo voice project that shares the stories of immigrants to the Durham Region
• Open to the public during regular business hours
• Walk-In to the Pickering Welcome Centre

9 Jan
YMCA/Durham College Retail Workshop Employment

10:00 AM

This is an interactive and hands-on workshop to increase your skills and knowledge to prepare you for the workforce.

We will explore:

• Money Math

• Point-of-Sales systems

• Customer Service

• Dealing with Difficult Customers

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:

• This 2-week workshop is scheduled from Monday, January 9th to Friday, January 20th from 10 am to 2 pm daily

• All programming is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training & Skills Development and is FREE of charge.

9 Jan
YMCA - Create a Winning Resume & Cover Letter Employment

11:00 AM| Online

Sending out hundreds of résumés with no luck? Your resume may be in an outdated format, or not Applicant Tracking System (ATS) compliant. This workshop will go through the basics of how to create and prepare an effective résumé and cover letter as well as develop the skills you need in order to stand out from the crowd!

10 Jan
Take a Walk in My Shoes - Immigrant Experience Photo Exhibit Learning

08:30 AM| 1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5 Pickering, On

• Take a Walk in my Shoes is a photo voice project that shares the stories of immigrants to the Durham Region
• Open to the public during regular business hours
• Walk-In to the Pickering Welcome Centre

10 Jan
YMCA/Durham College Retail Workshop Employment

10:00 AM

This is an interactive and hands-on workshop to increase your skills and knowledge to prepare you for the workforce.

We will explore:

• Money Math

• Point-of-Sales systems

• Customer Service

• Dealing with Difficult Customers

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:

• This 2-week workshop is scheduled from Monday, January 9th to Friday, January 20th from 10 am to 2 pm daily

• All programming is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training & Skills Development and is FREE of charge.

10 Jan
YMCA - What Employers Want Employment

01:00 PM| Online

Learn how to make a great first impression at work. Those first few weeks/months on a new job can be overwhelming. This workshop will discuss what employers are looking for from you.

10 Jan
Microsoft Office Training Workshop Learning

04:30 PM| Ajax Welcome Centre Immigrant Services 458 Fairall St #5, Ajax, ON L1S 1R6

 

Learn how to become an expert at our Microsoft Office Training Workshops! These training sessions will teach clients how to use Microsoft Word and PowerPoint. 


Event Dates:
Tuesday January 10th: 4:30PM to 6:00PM
Tuesday January 17th: 4:30PM to 6:00PM
Tuesday January 24th: 4:30PM to 6:00PM
Tuesday January 31st: 4:30PM to 6:00PM

 

CLICK TO REGISTER: https://forms.office.com/r/TD374ha0Bp 

Registration Deadline: Monday January 6th, 2023, or until capacity is met.

 

*Registration is mandatory to attend workshops
*Attendance at all four sessions is mandatory to receive certificate of completion
*Workshop is open to clients aged 18 and over who identify as PR, newcomer, or refugees

10 Jan
Child Care Assistant Training Program Information Session (IN-PERSON) Learning

06:00 PM| 458 Fairall Street, Unit 5. Ajax On. L1S 1R6

11 Jan
Take a Walk in My Shoes - Immigrant Experience Photo Exhibit Learning

08:30 AM| 1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5 Pickering, On

• Take a Walk in my Shoes is a photo voice project that shares the stories of immigrants to the Durham Region
• Open to the public during regular business hours
• Walk-In to the Pickering Welcome Centre

11 Jan
YMCA/Durham College Retail Workshop Employment

10:00 AM

This is an interactive and hands-on workshop to increase your skills and knowledge to prepare you for the workforce.

We will explore:

• Money Math

• Point-of-Sales systems

• Customer Service

• Dealing with Difficult Customers

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:

• This 2-week workshop is scheduled from Monday, January 9th to Friday, January 20th from 10 am to 2 pm daily

• All programming is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training & Skills Development and is FREE of charge.

11 Jan
YMCA - Mock Interviews 30 Min. 1:1 Sessions Employment

10:00 AM| Online

Get some practice with interviews by doing a mock interview with a YMCA Job Skills Counsellor/Facilitator.

Call or email to enquire about how you can sign up.

11 Jan
YMCA - Mock Interviews 30 Min. 1:1 Sessions Employment

10:00 AM| Online

Get some practice with interviews by doing a mock interview with a YMCA Job Skills Counsellor/Facilitator.

Call or email to enquire about how you can sign up.

12 Jan
TRIEC Mentoring Partnership Employment

08:30 AM| 458 Fairall Street, Unit 5. Ajax On. L1S 1R6


Reconnect with your profession in Canada

  • Are you new to Canada, 5 years or less?
  • Do you have 2 years of work experience in your professional field before coming to Canada?
  • Are you unemployed or underemployed and wanting to pursue your chosen career in Canada?

TRIEC Mentoring Partnership helps immigrant professionals reconnect with their career with the help of a Mentor in Canada with a similar professional background.

 

 

12 Jan
Take a Walk in My Shoes - Immigrant Experience Photo Exhibit Learning

08:30 AM| 1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5 Pickering, On

• Take a Walk in my Shoes is a photo voice project that shares the stories of immigrants to the Durham Region
• Open to the public during regular business hours
• Walk-In to the Pickering Welcome Centre


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