Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

August 30, 2010 13:26 ET

Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Dr. Colin Carrie to Announce an Innovative Program to Help Newcomer Youth in Durham Region

AJAX, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 30, 2010) - Dr. Colin Carrie, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health, on behalf of the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, will make an announcement related to expanding settlement services, such as language and job training, for youth and their families in Durham Region. 

He will also announce the launch of Newcomer Orientation Week (NOW) in Durham Region, a program designed to help newcomer students succeed in the Ontario school system.

DATE: August 31, 2010
   
   
TIME: 1:00 PM
   
   
PLACE: J. Clarke Richardson Collegiate and Notre Dame Catholic Secondary School (shared auditorium)
  1355 and 1375 Harwood Avenue North
  Ajax, ON L1T 4G8

Contact Information

  • Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    Communications, Ontario Region
    416-954-7868
    or
    Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration
    Indira Naidoo-Harris
    416-325-6205