[Dis]placment in Hamilton: Tools for Tenant Rights

INFOGRAPHIC: [Dis]placment in Hamilton: Tools for Tenant Rights By Immigrants Working Centre READ MORE BELOW               Know your Rights. Take Action! Did you: Receive an eviction notice? You don’t have to leave. Call the Hamilton Community Legal Clinic for support. Tell your landlord about a maintenance issue and nothing has… Continue reading [Dis]placment in Hamilton: Tools for Tenant Rights

Syrian Refugee Crisis: 1 year after Alan Kurdi

INFOGRAPHIC: Syrian Refugee Crisis: 1 year after Alan Kurdi By Immigrants Working Centre It has been one year since the body of three-year-old Alan Kurdi was found on Turkey’s coast. Today: 4.8 million Syrians are registered refugees. Syrian Refugee Crisis: 1 Year after Sept 2, 2015. On September 2, 2015 the body of three-year-old Alan… Continue reading Syrian Refugee Crisis: 1 year after Alan Kurdi

Talking about the Taboo

In 2009, the Ontario government’s Ontario Women’s Directorate launched the Neighbours, Friends and Families (NFF) campaign in communities across Ontario. This campaign raised awareness of violence against women in vulnerable groups across Ontario. In Hamilton, Urban Core Community Health Centre worked with immigrant and refugee groups to talk about violence against women and what it means for their families and communities.