Grey Bruce Settlement Services is a collaboration between YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce and Welcoming Communities Grey Bruce.
We offer a variety of workshops to help newcomers learn and socialize in their new community.
Featured Workshops – September 2021
Location: Various Locations Throughout Grey & Bruce Counties
Join us in Grey Bruce between September 10 and 19, 2021 as we celebrate Welcoming Week, an annual opportunity that brings together new and long-time residents to build strong connections. It affirms the importance of welcoming and inclusive places in achieving collective prosperity. Share your stories and photos using #WelcomingWeek2021.
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Fun In The Park
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Harrison Park, Owen Sound
Join us in-person at Harrison Park for a Grey Bruce Local Immigration Partnership’s Welcoming Week event! “Fun in the Park” is all about games. Together, we’ll play an introductions game, photo scavenger hunt, badminton, bean bag toss, and much, much more. Meet the Settlement and Language Services team by the ice cream window/Inn located at the main parking lot. See you there!Click the RSVP button below or call 519-371-9222 ext. 270 to register or for more information.
Share Your Immigration Story
Time: 6:00 PM
A Grey Bruce Local Immigration Partnership’s Welcoming Week event. All of us make up this country we call Canada, and your story is powerful and special. You are invited to bring a physical item to share on our Zoom call. It can be an object from home, the first thing you got when you arrived, etc. Something that is important to your journey. It doesn’t have to be long - 5 mins maximum.Click the RSVP button below or call 519-371-9222 ext. 270 to register or for more information.
The Settlement Games
Time: 6:00 PM
A Grey Bruce Local Immigration Partnership’s Welcoming Week event. The Settlement Games combine Citizenship Classes and Language classes together to make for the perfect game’s night! This trivia session will be open to the public. Show us what you know! Click the RSVP button or call 519-371-9222 ext. 270 to register or for more information.
For answers to your questions and to learn how to navigate unfamiliar processes, contact us.
Address: 945 3rd Avenue East, Suite 23, Owen Sound ON N4K 2K8
Phone: 519-371-9222 ext. 6 or 519-379-5535