Tips for tough conversations with children

Credit to Author: Cheryl Song| Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2024 15:37:38 +0000

Having tough conversations with children is inevitable, yet it is something that many avoid as it makes them uneasy. As difficult as it is to have these conversations, failure to discuss some critical issues might lead to misinformation and increased levels of anxiety. 

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Special programming to mark National Indigenous History Month

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2024 13:27:09 +0000

In June, the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) brings special programming from different regions of the country to mark National Indigenous History Month.

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Self-care tips for teachers

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2024 15:17:43 +0000

Self-care practices are necessary for most people, especially those with stressful or emotionally intensive professions where the natural inclination is to put others first — like educators. 

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Grants for Ontario families with members who have an intellectual disability

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Wed, 29 May 2024 12:41:58 +0000

Community Living Ontario (CLO) is offering grants of up to $10,000 to families with loved ones with an intellectual disability, to create inclusive environments and bolster inclusivity across Ontario. 

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Celebrating newcomers at the annual Toronto Newcomer Day

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 22 May 2024 22:41:36 +0000

On Thursday, May 23, 2024, Torontonians are invited to welcome and celebrate newcomers at the 10th annual Toronto Newcomer Day.

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Ways to get mental health support and available resources

Credit to Author: Nandini Tirumala| Date: Tue, 21 May 2024 20:33:58 +0000

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Knowing that you need help and learning where to get help is important for newcomers and immigrants.

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New fundraising initiative to conquer cancer speaks to the growing passion of cricket in Canada

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 15 May 2024 23:37:49 +0000

The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation has announced North America’s first and largest street cricket fundraiser, Cricket to Conquer Cancer, to support the world-renowned cancer centre through one of the fastest growing sports in Canada — cricket.

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New funding for 24/7 crisis support line in Peel Dufferin Region

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 15 May 2024 20:54:21 +0000

Anyone in Canada can call or text 9-8-8 to access 24/7/365, bilingual, trauma-informed, and culturally appropriate suicide prevention and emotional distress support.

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Better by bundling: Creator duo Canada Couple shares how to unlock great savings

Credit to Author: Staff Writer| Date: Mon, 13 May 2024 19:57:58 +0000

Sponsored Content Canadians can now find unbeatable value on cellphone, internet and streaming With skyrocketing costs on everything from groceries to housing, the quest for better value often means making sacrifices on other essentials necessary for your day to day. But what if it doesn’t have to be that way? Harmeet and Manpreet, the duo […]

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The 17th annual Doors Open Richmond celebrates the city’s rich cultural diversity

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 08 May 2024 00:07:22 +0000

Museums, civic centres, local businesses, artist studios will open their doors for the free two-day Doors Open Richmond event, being held from June 8–9, 2024, in Richmond, British Columbia.

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