Slovakia is placed in central Europe. The country shares borders with Poland, Ukraine, Hungary, Austria, and the Czech Republic. In 1993, Czechoslovakia peacefully parted ways to form what is now known as Slovakia and the Czech Republic.
Slovakians in Toronto
|In the GTA: 14,580||In Toronto: 7,615|
Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
Oakville, Milton, Caledon, King, Newmarket, Aurora, Whitchurch-Stouffville, and the City of Toronto.
Settlement Services in the GTA
Masaryk Memorial Institute Inc.
450 Scarborough Golf Club Road
Churches in the GTA
St. Paul’s Slovak Lutheran Church of Augsburg Confession
1444 Davenport Road
Sts. Cyril & Methodius Slovak Roman Catholic Parish
5255 Thornwood Drive
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