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Community Information Bulletin

Ontario Caregiver Organization
The Ontario Caregiver Organization has just shared its Partners in Care E-Bulletin Summer 2024 Edition
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in News & events
Bereaved Families of Ontario – Ottawa Region
BFO will host weekly Virtual Support and Share events this month.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Support groups
Canadian Organic Growers-Ottawa St Lawrence Outaouais Chapter
The Canadian Organic Growers-Ottawa St Lawrence Outaouais Chapter has shared its July 2024 Newsletter.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in News & events
Canadian Observatory on Homelessness
The Canadian Observatory on Homelessness's Panel On Indigenous Homelessness Prevention is now available online.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Training & employment programs
Community Employment Resource Centre (CERC)
Community Employment Resource Centre (CERC) is organising several workshops including an interactive resume clinic workshops, and a job search workshop. Find all the different workshops and training opportunities for July and register for them here.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Training & employment programs
CAPSA
CAPSA, a national leader on the topic of Substance Use Health, is seeking a full-time Bilingual Training and Education Specialist and part-time Project Assistant/Research Assistant to join our dynamic team and support our mission.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Jobs & volunteering
Statistics Canada / Statistique Canada
On July 17th, Statistics Canada will host a webinar on the Crime Severity Index.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Training & employment programs
Ontario Caregiver Organization
The Ontario Caregiver Organization have shared their July 2024 Helpline Bulletin.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in News & events
Homelessness Learning Hub
Homelessness Learning Hub has just shared a new training on Creating Safe and Inclusive Housing Solutions for 2SLGBTQ+ Youth.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Training & employment programs
Sandy Hill Community Health Centre
The Sandy Hill Community Health Centre is looking for a Director of Community and Social Services and a Director of the Consumption and Treatment Site.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Jobs & volunteering
The Compassionate Friends
The Compassionate Friends, Ottawa Chapter will host monthly virtual support meetings on the first Thursday of the month and in-person support meetings on the third Tuesday of the month.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Support groups
Connecting Ottawa
Connecting Ottawa has shared its July 4th 2024 Communiqué.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in News & events
BGC Ottawa
In July and August, BGC Ottawa will host employment workshops to equip youth between the ages 15-24 with tools to help them find employment and succeed in the workplace.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Training & employment programs
First Place Options
First Place OPTIONS has current openings for clients to receive After Abortion Support through individual counseling either in-person in Ottawa or Smiths Falls location or virtually
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Support groups
Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime / Centre canadien de ressources pour les victimes de crimes
The Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime is looking for an Executive Director.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Jobs & volunteering
Causeway Work Centre
Causeway is looking for a FT Kitchen Supervisor for a three month contract (with possibility of extension). The closing date to submit your resume and cover letter is July 14th, 2024.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Jobs & volunteering
Steps to Justice / Justice pas-à-pas
Steps to Justice has new information on what to do if the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) says COVID-19 benefits must be paid back. It includes information on how to get the CRA’s decision reviewed and options for those who cannot pay it back.
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in News & events
Ontario Native Women’s Association
The Ontario Native Women’s Association is looking for a Full-Time Indigenous Registration Administrator
• Posted: July 11, 2024 in Jobs & volunteering
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News & Information

Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario – Navigation communautaire de l’est ontarien
We will host our 2024 Annual General Meeting on June 18th at the Centre Pauline-Charron! More details will follow.
• Posted: June 4, 2024
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario – Navigation communautaire de l’est ontarien
CNEO (Hey, that's us!) is looking for Bilingual Community Navigators - Weekend and Overnight - Ottawa, ON.
• Posted: May 3, 2024
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’est ontarien
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario has published its list of Free Ottawa Easter Meals for 2024. (Last updated March 25th 2024)
• Posted: April 3, 2024
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’est Ontarien
Veteran broadcaster and compassionate community champion Sam Laprade shed light on Ottawa's most impactful charities and non-profit organizations and their amazing work. Featured this week: Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario and 211 Ontario.
• Posted: February 26, 2024
United Way East Ontario / Centraide Est de l’Ontario
United Way East Ontario have shared their Budget 2024 Asks of the Ontario government, including an increase in operational funding for Ontario 211s to ensure they can answer the calls of thousands of Ontarians during a time of increased financial pressure and economic uncertainty.
• Posted: February 26, 2024
211 Day / Journée du 211
Did you know February 11th is 211 Day? When people contact 211 in Eastern Ontario, CNEO navigators help connects people to community programs, social services, government supports, and more.  With the cost of everything on the rise, many people are in the position of needing help for the first time. Stop searching. Dial 2-1-1 or visit 211easternontario.ca.
• Posted: February 7, 2024
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’est ontarien
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario (hey, that's us!) have shared our List of Out of the Cold locations (Ottawa) 2023-2024 (updated December 2nd 2023).
• Posted: January 26, 2024
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’est ontarien
The Community Information Bulletin is taking a break over the 2023 Holiday season!  Our last edition of 2023 is sent out on December 20th, and the next will come out the week of January 8th, 2024.  We hope you get some time to rest and unwind, and wish you the best of luck in your 2024 projects, everyone.
• Posted: December 20, 2023
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’est ontarien
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario (hey, that's us!) have shared their List of Free Holiday Meals (Ottawa) 2023-2024 (last updated December 19th 2023).
• Posted: December 20, 2023
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’est ontarien
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario has just shared its list of 2023 Thanksgiving Meals in Ottawa. Last updated on October 3rd.
• Posted: October 4, 2023
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’est ontarien
In June, the Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario hosted its 2023 Annual General Meeting.
• Posted: July 24, 2023
CNEO/NCEO
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario/211 Eastern Ontario would like to invite you to its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Tuesday, June 20th, 2023, at 5 pm. The meeting will be held in the second floor boardroom of 2255 St-Laurent Blvd, Ottawa.
• Posted: June 8, 2023
CNEO/NCEO
The Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario (CNEO) released their Annual Report. You can find it here.
• Posted: October 5, 2021
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’Est ontarien
The Community Information Bulletin will not be published the week of June 30th, because of the July 1st holiday. We'll be back on July 7th!
• Posted: June 22, 2021
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’Est ontarien
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario/211 Eastern Ontario would like to invite you to its Virtual Annual General Meeting on Wednesday June 23, 2021 at 6 pm.
• Posted: June 22, 2021
211 Day – La Journée du 211
211 Day happens every year, on February 11th (2/11), and this year it's Canada-wide!  Please watch out for our publications, activities and people sharing in the news and on social media!
• Posted: February 10, 2021
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