Discover the Conseil des organismes francophones de la région de Durham (COFRD)! Led by Linda Jetté as President, we are dedicated to supporting and promoting the interests of Durham's francophone community. Discover our bookstore, employability center, settlement services for newcomers, as well as our cultural and artistic activities, by clicking on the corresponding links. Join us and discover how COFRD strengthens the vitality of the francophone community in Durham Region.


Find out more about Paroisse Assomption de Notre-Dame led by Father Jorge Lopez in Oshawa. Get all the information you need, including contact details, mass times, services such as the Cuisine St-Vincent and the Comptoir du livre, as well as the activities of the Knights of Columbus and the Cursillo Movement. To find out more, click on the link above.

Schools and Education

Discover the schools of Conseil Scolaire Catholique MonAvenir! Our school board is made up of several Catholic elementary and secondary schools located in different cities across Ontario. Our schools include École Élémentaire Catholique Jean-Paul II in Whitby, and École Élémentaire Catholique Corpus-Christi in Oshawa. We also have school councils dedicated to each school, such as the Conseil d'école Jean-Paul II. To facilitate communication with our schools and school councils, we provide contact information, including phone numbers, e-mail addresses and websites. To find out more, click on the link above.

Services and Leisure

Discover services and leisure activities! We're delighted to introduce you to the various organizations and businesses offering French-language services in Durham Region. You'll find information on Caisse Desjardins Ontario, "Les Lucioles" daycare services, Club Optimiste francophone de Durham and Camp Garnier, Durham Catholic Family Services, the Alzheimer Society of Durham Region, and Éditions Terre d'Accueil. Click on the links to find out more about these French-language services and activities in our dynamic community!