News & Updates - November, 2017

News about and for newcomers to Ontario and the latest updates from Settlement.Org.

  • Thursday, November 23 2017
    • Minimum Wage is Going UpThe Ontario Government has passed a new legislation that will increase minimum wage and will make standards at work more fair for part-time and contract employees.
  • Tuesday, November 21 2017
    • Tuition Refunds Available to College StudentsIf you withdrew from college due to the strike you will also receive full tuition refunds. If you are a full-time international or domestic student who had unexpected expenses because of the 5-week strike, you can get up to $500 back.
  • Friday, November 17 2017
  • Tuesday, November 14 2017
    • EI Changes for Caregivers and New ParentsStarting on December 3, 2017 there will be several changes to the Employment Insurance (EI) program. These changes could affect you if you are a new parent or if you are caring for a family member who is very sick.
  • Tuesday, November 7 2017
    • Online Youth ConsultationThe Government of Ontario has launched YouthVoiceOn, an online consultation with youth aged 14 to 29. Your comments will help shape future government programs.
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