Resources

Daily Life
Housing
If you're new to Ontario, you can stay at apartment hotels, hostels, and shelters while you look for affordable housing.
Work
Working in Canada
You have a right to a safe work environment. If you feel like those rights are being violated, learn how to take action.
Health
Sexual Health
Birth control refers to all the different methods that prevent pregnancy.
Work
Working in Canada
Newcomers struggling to find a job or being treated unfairly at work must know their rights and reach out to organizations that can help.
School
Universities, Colleges and More
Schools in Ontario, like Queen’s University, offer first-generation students grants to help them pay for university or college.
Immigration
More Resources
School
High School
Schools in Ontario must identify when students have unique learning needs, and help them get the support they need to meet their goals.
School
High School
To obtain the Ontario Secondary School Diploma, students must earn 30 credits, pass the OSSLT, and do 40 hours of community service.
School
High School
To graduate, all Ontario high school students must take many kinds of courses . When you pass a course, you earn credits.
Work
Working in Canada
To graduate, all Ontario high school students must volunteer. Volunteering helps students give back to their community and gain experience.
Health
Sexual Health
Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are viruses spread through unprotected sexual contact.
Health
Mental Health
Anxiety and depression are mental health issues. Anxiety is a feeling of fear or extreme worry. Depression may make you feel hopeless.