The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) is reviewing its Equity Policy

Dear Members, The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) is reviewing its Equity Policy. The policy strives to ensure that fairness, equity, acceptance and inclusion are essential principles of TDSB schools and are integrated into all TDSB policies, procedures, programs, operations and practices. The TDSB has undertaken public consultations on its draft Equity Policy until May...
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Election readiness event – So You Think You Can Run

  Dear Members,   This past Saturday, the JCA’s Political Action Committee (PAC) hosted its campaign and election readiness event, So You Think You Can Run, and it was a success!   Potential candidates and their supporters heard from experts about how to assemble their teams, craft their message, develop voter strategies and much more....
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Stand with ​SAPACCY!

Dear Members and Friends, The African Canadian community calls urgent Community Town Hall to address Anti Black racism and CAMH Stand with ​SAPACCY! On April 27th, 6-8:30pm ANTI BLACK RACISM, SAPACCY AND CAMH:  AN URGENT COMMUNITY TOWN HALL MEETING TO DISCUSS ISSUES AND SOLUTIONS When: April 27th, 6- 8:30 pm Scarborough Civic Centre Council Chambers...
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Mobile Dental Clinic @ The Jamaican Canadian Association

Toronto Public Health Mobile Dental Clinic @ The Jamaican Canadian Association 995 Arrow Road, North York. Toronto Public Health eligibility requirements; client must: 1. Have pain, abscess/infection, broken teeth/fillings 2. Be on OW (Ontario Works) or ODSP (Ontario disability support program) 3. Provide current month’s OW/ODSP statement/dental card as well as proof of address and...
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Statement on Gender-Based Violence in Jamaica – Jamaican Canadian Association (JCA) Women’s Committee

The Jamaican Canadian Association (JCA) is to deliver programs and services, provides a physical hub, and to advocate to improve the well‐being and equity of Jamaican, Caribbean & African‐Canadian communities within the Greater Toronto Area. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 13, 2017  Statement on Gender-Based Violence in Jamaica Jamaican Canadian Association Women’s Committee Toronto, ON –...
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Raphaelita Walker – Community Tribute

OBITUARY – Raphaelita Walker (nee McLean) passed away peacefully surrounded by family on February 14, 2017 at her home in Toronto, Canada, two months after celebrating her 90th birthday. Beloved wife of Gifford Walker and loving mother to Olivia Grange-Walker and Denzil Walker, and many adopted children. She was also a grandmother, great grandmother and...
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