Newcomers

Self-Employment Pathways for Newcomers - Phase I

New to Canada? Want to explore the idea of starting a business?

Self-Employment Pathways for Newcomers is a free program that helps explore the idea of starting a business in Canada.

 

PHASE I 

  • Find out if Self-Employment in Canada is right for you
  • Legal forms of business ownership and how to register a business
  • Licensing and regulations to start a business
  • Financing Options & Business Taxation

 

April 3rd, 9:30am to 3:00pm
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Attention Entrepreneurs! New to Canada? Want to explore the idea of starting a business in Canada?

Self-Employment Pathways for Newcomers is a free program that helps newcomers explore the idea of starting a business in Canada.

PHASE I 

Repeats every month on May on the first Wednesday until Wed May 01 2019 .
April 3rd, 9:30am to 3:00pm
May 1st, 9:30am to 3:00pm
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Applying for Canadian Citizenship

Learn about the new changes to the Citizenship Act, the rights and responsibilities of Canadian Citizenship, eligibility requirements, application process, document preparation, free settlement services available in the community, and resources from the Library that can help you prepare for your test.

 

Registration is required.

May 25th, 10:00am to 12:30pm
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Join us at an informal monthly gathering where people come together to practice speaking English.

This highly interactive and fun group will feature a different theme each month to help participants practice conversation that they will use out in the community.

Repeats every month on February, March, April on the second Wednesday until Wed Apr 10 2019 .
January 9th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
February 13th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
March 13th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
April 10th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Repeats

Lunch & Learn Seminar

Did you know that your APL card gives you access to free online resources?

Whether you are looking to acquire new skills, advance your career or expand your mind, Lynda.com and Gale Courses offer thousands of online courses and video tutorials for learning wherever you are. 

 

In partnership with the Women's Centre of York Region. 

November 22nd, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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