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Barrie Latin Resource CentreBarrie Latin Resource Centre<div><p>The BLRC is a not-profit organization created to assist individuals (and families) in the process of adapting and integrating into life and the community of Barrie and Simcoe County.  For more information contact them at (705) 503-7852​.</p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Barrie-Latin-Resource-Centre/BLRC-BROCHURE%20ENGLISH.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />BLRC-BROCHURE ENGLISH.pdf</a></p><p> </p></div><p> </p><p>​</p>
Bradford Immigration Information SessionBradford Immigration Information Session<p>Do you have family that would like to visit Canada but have questions?</p><p>Do you want to work in Canada, but are not sure how?</p><p>Do you want to live in Canada and want to apply for your Permanent Residence?</p><p>Come to the Information Session on Immigration September 18, 2019 at 1:30 pm at Bradford WORKS ( 105-95 Holland Street West, Bradford, ON).</p><p>Click on the event poster for more information: <a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Bradford-Immigration-Information-Session/YMCA%20Immigration%20Session.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />YMCA Immigration Session.pdf</a></p>
Collingwood ESLCollingwood ESL<p>Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.</p><p>Learning Centre<br>180 Ontario Street, <br>Collingwood, ON</p><p><a href="/Shared%20Documents/Collingwood%20ESL%202017-18.pdf" target="_blank"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Collingwood ESL 2017-18.pdf</a>​</p>
English Conversation CirclesEnglish Conversation Circles<span style="font-size:13pt;"><h2>Come and join these FREE bi-weekly English conversation circles.  </h2><p>It's a great way to practice speaking English, meet new people, build confidence, learn more about your community, culture and customs.</p><p>Please join Conversation Circles every other Saturday at 3:30 p.m. at the Innisfil New Library on 967 Innisfil Beach Road.</p><p>This is a group for anyone whose English is their second language.</p><p>For more information, please call Suzana at (705) 797-2020 Extension 23 or (705) 725-8360 Extension 45151.</p><p> <a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/English-Conversation-Circles/Conversation%20Circle%20Innisfil.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Conversation Circle Innisfil.pdf</a></p></span><p>​</p>
Georgian College HomestayGeorgian College Homestay<p>Open your door, and your world - host an international student.​</p><p><a href="/Shared%20Documents/Homestay-Barrie%20Orillia%20Owen%20Sound.pdf" target="_blank">Homestay-Barrie Orillia Owen Sound.pdf</a> </p><p> </p>
Homestay is seeking hosts for International StudentsHomestay is seeking hosts for International Students<p>​Homestay is seeking hosts for International High School students in Collingwood and Barrie. </p><p>For more information contact Homestay at: 1-877-441-4443 or email at <a href="mailto:HostInfo@CanadaHomestayNetwork.ca">HostInfo@CanadaHomestayNetwork.ca</a></p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Homestay-is-seeking-hosts-for-International-Students/Homestayposters%20(1).pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Homestayposters (1).pdf</a></p>
Job Finding Club for ImmigrantsJob Finding Club for Immigrants<span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5" id="ms-rterangepaste-start" aria-hidden="true"></span><h1 style="margin:0px;font-size:24px;font-weight:bold;"><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">JOB FINDING CLUB</span></h1><h2 style="margin:0px;font-size:24px;font-weight:400;"><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">FOR IMMIGRANTS</span></h2><h3 style="margin:0px;font-size:18px;font-weight:300;"><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">New country. New opportunities.</span></h3><p style="font-size:18px;font-weight:300;margin-top:15px;"><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">Navigating your way to employment in a new country can be a challenge. We can help connect you with the people, support and information needed to move into the Canadian workplace.</span></p><div class="row vc_inner vc_row-fluid"><div class="wpb_column vc_column_container vc_col-sm-12"><div class="vc_column-inner"><div class="wpb_wrapper"><div class="wpb_text_column wpb_content_element vc_custom_1502377920162 first-call-out"><div class="wpb_wrapper"><p style="font-size:18px;font-weight:300;"><strong class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">Let’s work together to make your roadmap to employment a success!</strong></p><p style="font-size:18px;font-weight:300;"><font color="#191919">For more information, <a href="http://www.georgiancollege.ca/community-alumni/centre-for-career-and-employment-services/job-seekers/tab/job-finding-club-for-immigrants" target="_blank">visit the related Georgian College Information site</a></font></p></div></div></div></div></div></div><p><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">​</span></p>
Monthly Coffee Time Networking EventMonthly Coffee Time Networking Event<p>Monthly Coffee Time - Networking Event <br>The first Tuesday of each month; drop-in between</p><p>8:00 - 9:30 a.m. at the Community Resource Centre,</p><p>Coffee Time is hosted by Community Connection.  For more information contact Debbe at</p><p>(705) 444-0040 Extension 238 or</p><p><a href="mailto:drogers@communityconnection.ca">drogers@communityconnection.ca</a>.</p><p>​</p>
Youth Job Connection ProgramYouth Job Connection Program<p><strong><font color="#006fc0" size="3"><font color="#006fc0" size="3">Youth Job Connection (YJC) program is a year-round employment program for youth 15-29, with hiring incentives for employers. </font></font></strong></p><strong><font color="#006fc0" size="3"><font color="#006fc0" size="3"> </font></font></strong><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"></font></font></font><p><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2">YJC provides pre-employment training as well as job placement support and mentoring to </font></font></font><strong><font color="#1f487c" size="2"><font color="#1f487c" size="2">youth</font></font></strong><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2">. The program is for </font></font></font><strong><font color="#1f487c" size="2"><font color="#1f487c" size="2">youth </font></font></strong><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2">who are: </font></font></font></p><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" face="Arial,Arial" size="2"> <p> 15-29 years of age </p> <p> Eligible to work in Canada and not working </p> <p> Not attending school full-time </p> <p> Experiencing barriers to employment and want to connect with employers </p><p>For more information please call <font color="#163d4b" size="2"><font color="#163d4b" size="2">(705) 725-8990 or email: </font></font><font color="#2f2f2f" size="2"><font color="#2f2f2f" size="2"><a href="mailto:info@barriecareercentre.com">info@barriecareercentre.com</a></font></font></p><p><font color="#2f2f2f" size="2"><font color="#2f2f2f" size="2">See the attached poster:<a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Youth-Job-Connection-/YJC%20and%20YJCS%20Combo%20Info%20flyer%20final%20(3).pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />YJC and YJCS Combo Info flyer final (3).pdf</a></font></font></p></font></font></font>