|What is it?||Free workshop for parents and families|
|Area of focus||Accessing Post-Secondary Education|
|Agency/ Provider||YMCA Newcomer Information Centres|
|Description||“Preparing for post-secondary education can be stressful and confusing. Newcomers to Canada face even more challenges, require more support, and often have more questions. Come and learn how to apply for school and the different options and supports that are available to you as a student.” Topics include:
|Communities Served||No catchment area. All newcomers in the GTA are eligible to attend.|
|Languages Served||English. May be offered in Mandarin at some locations.|
|Client Outreach and Support Tips||
Delivered regularly at all of the YMCA Newcomer Information Centres in the Greater Toronto Area (Scarborough, North York, Downtown Toronto).
Participants must bring a PR card, Record of Landing paper, or Notice of Decision letter in order to register.
Frontline workers can refer newcomer clients directly to YMCA Newcomer Information Centres. Please check the website or visit/ call the centres for monthly schedule. Pre-registration is highly recommended.