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If you are an internationally-trained professional and plan to work in the same, similar, or alternative profession in Manitoba, you’ll want to register for one of SEED’s Recognition Counts webinar in February.
The webinars will explain Recognition Counts loans for skilled immigrants, showcase newcomers who have been successful in getting back to their careers, share valuable resources on Canadian workplace culture and integration, and provide tips to achieve financial stability as a skilled newcomer.
To register, click on the link below.
February 16, 2021 – 2 pm: https://seedwinnipeg-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYodeqsqjopGdNCKej2SYxef-Ui1DBRUoKO
February 25, 2021 – 6 pm: https://seedwinnipeg-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZctde6qpjgpEtJ6xXv2tGsnbc6HTFGqdfzM
Please call 204-927-9924 if you would like assistance with registering.
UPDATE: This event is now full. If you are an internationally educated professional and have not registered but would still like to share your experiences, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you an internationally educated professional? Join this consultation on February 27 to talk about your experiences with and suggestions for credential recognition and licensure processes in Manitoba. Visit https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMlde-qqzgoHNCbxiz1ZaNEXdiMV3KsksPR to register.
Did you know that you can receive Rent Assist even if you are not receiving Employment and Income Assistance?
Join one of these webinars in February where a representative from the Government of Manitoba’s Rent Assist program will share information and answer questions.
Register by clicking the link below for the webinar you would like to attend:
February 16 at 6 p.m. https://seedwinnipeg-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0qd-ypqTIiGtevO6WV8W3wx5WanpoUbYU6
February 23 at 1 p.m. https://seedwinnipeg-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEufuyurDopHt0dFnoP1ucDiffbBkPJSGz_
Call 431-813-4357 if you require assistance to register.
Community members and service providers are welcome to attend.
Join SEED, Community Unemployed Help Centre, and Community Financial Counselling Services for an online workshop on the consequences of receiving the Canada Response Benefit (CRB) and/or the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) and the impact on income-tested benefits such as Employment and Income Assistance, Rent Assist, and taxes payable.
Dates: February 10, 17, 24, 2021
Time: 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Workshop participants will have a chance to ask questions.
Community members and service providers welcome.
Register on the link for the date you would like to attend:
Please phone 431-813-4357 if you would like assistance with registering for this online workshop.
SEED is currently recruiting for Saving Circle classes starting in April. Please call 204-927-9947 to apply or for more information.
Saving Circle is a program that helps low income individuals and families save for needed assets while building money management skills. Participants receive $3 for every $1 they save. $250 saved within a period of 6 months qualifies for $750 of matching funds for a total of $1000 that is used to purchase an asset. For more information visit https://seedwinnipeg.ca/programs/detail/saving-circle