Cultural Diversity

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Diversity in Durham

Gradually, the Durham Region is becoming more culturally and ethnically diverse. In 2011, the Durham Region immigrant population was 21.3% – it is on the rise. Welcome Centre Immigrant Services helps newcomers ease the transition to Canada, offering one-stop settlement services to help support and guide immigrants in Durham and York regions. The Ajax and … Continue reading

Positive Space

The Durham Region Unemployed Help Centre is a Positive Space. Positive Spaces are welcoming environments where LGBTQ+ newcomers are able to access culturally inclusive services with dignity and respect, and where service providers can work free from discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression. LGBTQ+ newcomers are an integral, though often invisible, … Continue reading

Changing Economy. Changing Work World. Part 2

Are you well enough positioned to compete in the new labour market? Find out how the economy and the work world are changing in Part 2 of this three part series (Read Part 1 here). 4. Greater Cultural Diversity Cultural Diversity has always been a part of the Canadian landscape and the number of newcomers … Continue reading