Help For Newcomers
There are many newcomer settlement and community support serices across Canada. They are there to make sure you get the help you need - in many different languages - about housing, education, health, employment,etc. Many of these services are free.
Usefull Numbers and Websites
You'll find many of these websites useful....
Search federal government's Employment Centres by province or city, town, or postal code at www.hrsdc.gc.ca
- Federal Govt. Information (Service Canada) 1-800-622-6232
-Ontario Govt Information (Service Ontario) 1-800-267-8097
-To locate a family doctor: 416-967-2626 in Toronto, or 1-800-268-7096, ext. 626, from elswhere in Ontario
-Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) 1-800-268-1153 (toll-free in Ontario). In Toronto, 416-314-5518. 1-866-797-0000 from anywhere in Ontario
-Ontario Driver's License 1-800-387-3445
-Canada Child Tax Benefit Service 1-800-387-1193