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Sixth Annual Newcomer Recognition Awards

PosterCelebrating Simcoe County residents, businesses, and organizations working to connect with immigrants in Simcoe County.


Awards Criteria_2018.pdf

Rules and Regulations 2018.pdf

Individual Application 2018.pdf

School Application 2018.pdf

Business Application 2018.pdf

Sample Completed Application.pdf

Submission Deadline - September 21, 2018


News and Events in the Community



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>
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>
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="" target="_blank">Click Here</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=""></a>.</p><p>​</p>
Canada Day celebrations at The Maryam MosqueCanada Day celebrations at The Maryam Mosque<p>The Maryam Mosque, and Ahmadiyya Muslim Community invites you to celebrate Canada Day on July 1, 2018 from 10-11 am.</p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Canada-Day-at-Maryam-Mosque/Canada%20Day%20Flyer%20-%20Maryam%20Mosque%20OroMedonte.jpg"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icjpg.gif" alt="" />Canada Day Flyer - Maryam Mosque OroMedonte.jpg</a></p><p>Free admission, refreshment, and parking. </p><p>Please rsvp at: <a href=""></a> or on the phone at: 705-487-0004</p><p> </p>