We offer our deepest condolences to friends and family of those killed and injured in the mosque attacks of Christchurch, New Zealand.

We wish to offer support to the local Muslim community and collectively re-affirm our commitment to building a broadly inclusive community.

On November 14, 2015, our community experienced first-hand the effects of hatred put into action, when the Masjid Al-Salaam Mosque was set ablaze. The fear and pain that the Muslim community experienced was met with an outpouring of care and comfort by supporters, locally and globally.

In the face of the Christchurch attacks, we urge all communities to rally together in this troubling time to face fear with strength and unity.

(Above Photo: Newcomer Youth participated in a three-part cooking series from November to December 2018 learning new recipes and kitchen safety while building community and employment skills. In partnership with the Nourish Project)

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Trip to Maplefest

March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Welcoming Spring…and all the maple syrup! Join us for a free trip to Maplefest at the McLean Berry Farm and…

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Trip to Sandy Flat Sugar Bush (Cobourg)

March 30 @ 9:15 am - 1:15 pm

A Traditional Canadian Experience… Join us for a family trip to the Sandy Flat Sugar Bush where you will have…

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The New Canadians Centre Peterborough Seeks Board Directors

March 6, 2019

The New Canadians Centre Peterborough (NCC) is seeking volunteer Board Directors.   As the local settlement agency, the New Canadians Centre Peterborough strives to empower…

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PIP News – February 2019

February 21, 2019

A recap of the Peterborough Immigration Partnership’s work in February 2019   An Introductory Course in Screen Printing provided six newcomer women a chance to…

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Community Connections introduces newcomers to Canadian experiences that support their integration

February 21, 2019

Canadian winters can be hard to love – especially for new immigrants and refugees from warmer climates! The Community Connections Program at the New Canadians…

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