Welcoming New Canadians

We strive to empower immigrants and refugees to become full and equal members of Canadian society, and to provide community leadership to ensure cultural integration in a welcoming community.

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Upcoming Activities

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Girls Cooking with Nourish

July 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Learn to cook delicious meals with friends then eat together. Newcomer to Canada girls in grade 7 and up are…

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Lang Pioneer Village

Lang Pioneer Village Trip

August 22 @ 9:45 am - 1:30 pm

Step back in time and enjoy a day in 19th century Peterborough! Join us for a trip the the Lang…

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July 2018 Newsletter

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Women sewing

Now recruiting new participants for The Sewing Collective Program

July 19, 2018

The Sewing Collective is a training program supported by the New Canadians Centre that focuses on empowering newcomer women with sewing skills and English language…

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We formed a team to welcome a refugee family – This is why

July 16, 2018

Since 2015, over 300 community members from Peterborough have joined us as volunteers in welcoming refugee families. These volunteers have formed over 30 support teams,…

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World Refugee Day 2018: From the Ivory Coast of Africa to Peterborough, Bintou & Aicha are chasing their dreams

June 20, 2018

Growing up in a refugee settlement in the Ivory Coast of Africa, Bintou and Aicha Cherif didn’t have access to electricity or running water. They…

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