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After Landing
 
Your first day "First Days in Ontario" information for your first two weeks in Ontario.
Settlement.Org Providing newcomers with information and answers to settle in Ontario, Canada.
Social Insurance Number

You will require a SIN to work in Canada or to receive government benefits.You can obtaining a social insurance number from Human Resource Centre of Canada. (HRCC) - Near SafeHomestay (Map)

Health Card (OHIP)

The Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) pays for basic medical services for most Ontario residents. You should apply for OHIP as soon as you arrive. - (Map)

Ontario Driver's License
Getting an Ontario Driver's License - Ontario Ministry Of Transportation. - Near SafeHomestay (Map)
G1 Practice test online
Canada Child Tax Benefit If your children are under 18 years old, you may be able to receive the Canada Child Tax Benefit (CCTB). The CCTB is a monthly payment that helps families with the cost of raising children.
   
Immigration Canada To Immigrate-Study-Work-Visit !
   
Toronto Transit Commission

Surface Route Maps & Schedules
Subway Near SafeHomestay (Allenbury & Forest Manor, Lockmere)

   
Community Sevice ~ New Immigrant

AYCE ~ Near Safehomestay
CICS Canada ~ Near Safehomestay
MicroSkills ~ Near Safehomestay
The Career Foundation

   
Embassy Directory of Diplomatic Representatives in Canada.
   
Metric Conversions Conversion from/to metric and imperial and US measurement systems:
mass, capacity, length.
   
Dialing Codes International Dialing Codes
   
Canadian Holidays Canadian and U.S. Holidays 2011 ~ 2015
   
Canadian Money

Do you know what old Canadian dollars looks like?
Do you know what new Canadian dollars looks like?
Do you know what Canadian Coins looks like?

 
Library Toronto Public Library - Near SafeHStay
   
Trade Shows in Toronto Trade Shows, Exhibitions, Conferences & Business Events Toronto
   
Bank
  • HSBC
  • CIBC
  • TD Canada Trust
  • ING Direct
  • Scotia ~ Nearby
  • RBC Royal Bank
  • Bank Of Canada
  • BDC
  • BMO Bank Of Montreal
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    Currency Converter Foreign Exchange Cheque Rate Converter Money (Royal Bank)
         
    Online Radio Station
  • CFRB - Toronto Newstalk 1010
  • CHFI - Toronto Lite Favorites
  • 1430AM (Chinese)
  • 1540AM (Chinese)
  • 88.9FM (Chinese)
  • On-Line Newspaper



    Chinese
  • World Journal-Chinese
  • Chinese News Group

  • English
  • Toronto Star
  • National Post
  • Metro News

  • Sing Tao-Chinese
  • Ming Pao News

  • -
  • The globe and Mail
  • CBC Toronto
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    Mail-Shipping

  • UPS Canada
  • FEDEX
  • DHL
  • Purolator
  • Canada Post
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    Phone System
  • Wind Mobile
  • Mobilicity
  • Public Mobile
  • Bell Home and Wireless Phone
  • Rogers (Mobile)
  • Fido (Mobile)
  • Telus Mobility (Mobile)
  • Canada Area Code Map
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    Internet Services &
    Cable TV
  • Teksavvy
  • Acanac_Inc
  • Rogers High-Speed Internet Services
  • Rogers Cable TV
  • Bell Sympatico Internet Services
  •      
    Hydro & Gas
  • Toronto Hydro
  • Enbridge Gas Distribution
  • Shopping
  • Sears Canada
  • Future Shop
  • ~Bestbuy
  • Canadian Tire
  • Home Depot
  • Ikea Canada

  • Costco
  • Loblaws~
  • Nofrills~ Food Basics
  • Toronto Eaton Centre
  • Fairview Mall
  • Directory ON Shopping Centre
  • Wal Mart
  •    
  • Looking for import a vehicle into Canada
  • Looking to buy a used car in Canada
  • Looking for a Job
  • Looking to buy a house in Canada
  • Looking for a Hotel
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    Organization APMO: Association of Progressive Muslims of Ontario
    CCCJ: Canadian Council of Christians and Jews
    CIPP: Canadian International Peace Project
    CFIF: Canadian Federation of Intercultural Friendship
    CPAC: Chinese Professionals Association of Canada
    FCCM: Federation of Chinese Canadians in Markham
    MTFCA: Metro Toronto Filipino - Chinese Association
    The Malaysian Association of Canada
    PCCT: Philippine Chamber of Commerce - Toronto
    TESTT: Taiwan Entrepreneurs Society Taipei/Toronto

    Japanese Canadian Culture Centre
    City Of Vaughan
    Sighseeing-CityPass City Pass See Toronto’s most loved attractions, and save time and money.
    Admission to 5 Famous Toronto Attractions
    Union Station Union Station in the middle of town is a great way to get almost anywhere: access to the rail, subway, and PATH systems.


    Quebec City ~Travel Tips Attractions

    Montreal QC ~ Montreal Travel Tips

     
    Toronto Attractions - Galleries, Museums, Cool Places
    CN Tower City Pass St. Lawrence Market
    Casa Loma Toronto Ontario City Pass The Bata Shoe Museum
    Ontario Science Centre City Pass Textile Museum of Canada
    The Royal Ontario Museum City Pass Ontario Place
    Toronto Zoo City Pass Canadian National Exhibition
    Hocky Hall Of Fame Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    Toronto Hippo Tour Casino Niagara
    Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour ZOOZ - Natural wonder comes to Niagara
    Air Canada Centre Wines of Ontario
    Rogers Centre - SkyDome Art Gallery of Ontario
    Eaton Centre Canada's Wonderland
    Habourfront Centre  
    Niagara Falls
    Info Niagara - Welland Canal   
       
       
    Parks & Trail & Gardens
     
  • African Lion Safari
  • Bruce Trail Association
  • Black creek Pioneer Village
  • Guilldwood Village Community Association
  • Lake Ontario Waterfront Trail
  • Oak Ridges Trail
  • Rouge River Watershed
  • Toronto Region Conservation Authority (TRCA)

  • Camping in Ontario
     
  • Ontario Private Campground
  • Ontario Camping Association
  • Great Ontario Outdoor Adventures
  • Go Camping in Ontario
  • Camp Wanapitai

  • Our Kids Go To Camp

  • Fishing in Ontario
  • Ministry of Natural Resources-How to get a fishing licence
  • Internet resource for sport fishing in Ontario
  • Golf In Ontario
  • Metro Golf Dome
  • Nobleton Lakes Golf Club
  • Angus Glen Golf Club
  • Oakridge Golf Club
  • Markham Golf Dome
  • Scarborough Family Golf Centre
  • Watson's Glen-Golf Course

  • Canadian Skiing - Ontario
  • Upland Golf and Ski Club
  • Snow Vally Resort Barrie
  • Blue mountain Resort
  • Horseshoe Resort
  • Loch Lomond Ski Area
  • Mount St. Louis Moonstone
  • Searchmont Resort
  • Talisman Mountain Resort
  • Tips (Save Time & Money) - Starting a New Life and Home in Toronto
    Frequently asked questions about visiting Canada (abt Money) - Travelogue
    Find Directions in Canada
    Yahoo - Map Google - Map
    Find a business or Person
    Business-Yellow Pages Person-Yellow Pages
    Foreign Exchange North York listing
       
    Renting A Home Viewit.ca Craigslist.ca Kijiji.ca
       
    Appliances, Furniture, Electronics, Tools & etc
    New and used Computer
    Many New Immigrants save money by buying used or second-hand goods including: clothing, furniture, dishes, appliances.You can find used goods at stores run by non-profit organizations.
    Value Village Goodwill Salvation Army
    Looking for used goods selling by personal? Craigslist Kijiji
     
    Dollarama - Save $$$$  
    Walmart Home Depot  
    Ikea Rona Lansing  
    Costco - Membership Only    
    Used Computer TigerDirect.ca FactoryDirect
    BestBuy Canada Canada Computers Future Shop
     
    Internet services Teksavvy Acanac-Inc

    Save Money on Long Distance Calls

    Skype Magic Jack
    iTalkBB Learn all about internet calling
     
    Mobile/Cellular Phone
    Wind Mobile Virgin Public Koodo
    Chatr Fido Telus Mobility Bell Wireless
    Rogers Which cell phone provider is good for you? Check out.
     
    Planning to buy a used car.
    illustrated guide to buy a used car - Must READ
    Toronto and GTA car dealers BuySell.com
    Trader.ca Kijiji - Used car
    Find Fuel Economy Car  
       
    Auto Insurance
    TD Insurance RBC Insurance PC Insurance State Farm
    Kanetix - FREE online insurance quotes  
       
    Planning to buy a property MLS.ca    
       
    Grocery
    Weekly Flyers Center    
    NoFrills - W.flyer FoodBasics - W.flye  
    Loblaws - W.flyer Tone Tai Chinese Grocery-Peanut Plaza
    Metro - W.flyer T&T Supermarket - Chinese Grocery
               
    If you have any suggestions or tips that will help New Immigrants, please email to us at safehomestay@gmail.com
    Eaton Centre Toronto Zoo Cullen Garden Safari Zoo CN Tower Kids Korral