|What is it?||Workshop for newcomer families with school-aged children|
|Area of focus||Understanding the Education System|
|Agency/ Provider||YMCA Newcomer Information Centres|
“Canada offers some of the best education in the world, and now your children will benefit. But who is involved in their schooling? Many different people have a part, and parents play the most important role of all. Come learn why as you discover more about Ontario’s education system in this informative presentation for parents.”
|Communities Served||All newcomers in Toronto with school-aged children.|
|Languages Served||English. May be offered in Mandarin upon request.|
|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.