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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 WORKS Self-Employment Pathways for NewcomersBradford WORKS Self-Employment Pathways for Newcomers<p>Coming to Bradford WORKS:</p><p style="text-decoration:underline;">PHASE 1 - One Day Session- July 17, 2019 - 9:30am to 3:00pm </p><p>ls self-employment right for you? Find out today!</p><font face="Arial" size="4"><font face="Arial" size="4"> </font></font><font face="Arial" size="5"><font face="Arial" size="5"></font></font><ul><li>Learn about the legal forms of business and how to register your business</li><li>Learn about licensing and regulations for starting a business in Canada </li><li>Learn what financing options are available</li><li>Learn about business taxation </li></ul><p style="text-decoration:underline;">PHASE 2 - One Day Session - July 18, 2019 - 9:30am to 3:00pm</p><font face="Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial" size="3"> </font></font><font face="Arial" size="3"><p>Topics covered:</p> </font><font face="Arial" size="5"><font face="Arial" size="5"></font></font><ul><li>Learn how to assess your business concept</li><li>Learn how to conduct market research for your business </li><li>Learn how to choose the right sales channels for your business</li><font face="Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial" size="3"></font></font><font face="Arial" size="5"><font face="Arial" size="5"></font></font><li>Receive ongoing support and individual coaching</li></ul><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Bradford-WORKS-Self-Employment/Self-Employment%20Pathways%20for%20Newcomers.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Self-Employment Pathways for Newcomers.pdf</a></p><font face="Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial" size="3"> </font></font><font face="Arial" size="4"><font face="Arial" size="4"></font></font><p style="text-align:left;">To register or for more information:</p><p>Call: 1 -855-234-8868 or 905-477-4639</p><p> E-mail : <a href="mailto:pathways@jobskills.org">pathways@jobskills.org</a></p><p> <a href="http://www.jobskills.org/pathways">www.jobskills.org/pathways</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>
Job Fiding Club for Immigrant Networking Event - June 18Job Fiding Club for Immigrant Networking Event - June 18<p>Georgian College Employment Services is hosting a Networking Event as part of its Immigrant Job Finding Club program. The event will be held at the Georgian College Employment Services office: 48 Collier St., Downtown Barrie on June 18th, 2019 from 5:00-7:00 pm.</p><p>For more information, please see the attached document: <a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/June-18,-2019---Job-Fiding-Club-for-Immigrant-Networking-Event/JFCI%20networking_June%2018%20(003).pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />JFCI networking_June 18 (003).pdf</a></p>
Barrie Career Centre - June 2019 Job FairsBarrie Career Centre - June 2019 Job Fairs<p>​Tuesday June 11: <span style="text-decoration:underline;">Community Builders Job Fair</span><br style="text-decoration:underline;">Seeking a career in construction? Learn about Community Builders Construction Trainee Position. <br><a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Barrie-Career-Centre---June-2019-Job-Fairs/June%2011%20Community%20Career%20Fair.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />June 11 Community Career Fair.pdf</a></p><p>Tuesday June 18: <span style="text-decoration:underline;">IS2 Workforce Solutions Job Fair</span><br style="text-decoration:underline;">The Career Centre, located at 320 Bayfield Street, Bayfield Mall, Barrie is hosting IS2 Workforce Solutions for their Job Fair on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. For more information, please see the poster: <a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Barrie-Career-Centre---June-2019-Job-Fairs/June%2018%20IS2%20Workforce%20Solutions.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />June 18 IS2 Workforce Solutions.pdf</a></p><p>Tuesday June 25: <span style="text-decoration:underline;">Starbucks Job Fair</span><br style="text-decoration:underline;">The Career Centre located at 320 Bayfield Street, Bayfield Mall, Barrie is hosting Starbucks for their Job Fair on Tuesday June 25, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 5:30. For more information, please see the poster: <a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Barrie-Career-Centre---June-2019-Job-Fairs/June%2025%20Starbucks%20Job%20Fair.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />June 25 Starbucks Job Fair.pdf</a></p>
Barrie Manufacturing Job Fair - June 19Barrie Manufacturing Job Fair - June 19<p>The Barrie “Manufacturing Job Fair" will be hosted next <span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Wednesday June 19</strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong><sup>th</sup></strong></span> at the <span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Holly Community Centre from 2:00pm-6:00pm.</strong></span></p><p>For more information, please see the attached poster:<a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Barrie-Manufacturing-Job-Fair---June-19/June%2019%20Manufacturing%20Job%20Fair.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />June 19 Manufacturing Job Fair.pdf</a></p>