Opening doors : Helping Immigrants Successfully Settle in York Region

Helping Immigrants Successfully Settle in York Region

by York Region Local Immigration Partnership


Date And Time : Thu, March 4, 2021

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EST

Location : online event

To register, please click here


Join us to learn about:

  • The different programs and services in York Region to support immigrants
  • What you need to know before applying for a service
  • Tools to help you find your way around York Region

Guest speaker Ricky Veerappan, Superintendent with York Regional Police, will share his experience on building a caring community, by discussing:

  • What a hate crime is, how to report it and what the Police Department is able to do
  • Where you can go and what you can do if you have experienced a hate crime
  • What you can do to stop the spread of hate crimes

This event was funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.



Pre-registration for this event required due to limited space. R.S.V.P. by March 3rd 2021 by booking your free ticket on Eventbrite.

By utilizing Zoom software, York Region will be collecting your personal information, such as your image, for the purpose of conducting remote meetings, under the authority of the Municipal Act. Please contact the host of the meeting if you have questions about how your personal information is being collected, used, or disclosed. This call will be recorded for record-keeping, quality assurance, and training purposes