40 Years of Inspiring & Encouraging Newcomers

Stories of Belonging, Home, Hope, and Community

Welcoming New Canadians

The New Canadians Centre Peterborough strives 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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The Peterborough Immigration Partnership works towards a prosperous and inclusive community for all.

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Upcoming Activities

Trip to the Curve Lake Pow Wow

September 22 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm

End the summer by joining in on the festivities at the annual Pow Wow! The Curve Lake Pow Wow is…

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Info-Session: What You Need To Know to Apply for Canadian Citizenship

September 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Are you looking to become a Canadian Citizen? Not sure where to start? Join us for an info-session on what…

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Learn to Fill out School Forms Workshop (Arabic)

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Are your children heading back to school, or starting school this fall? Need help with school forms? Join us to…

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September 2019 Newsletter

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Newcomers Give Back in Peterborough and Northumberland

September 17, 2019

Each year, the counties of Peterborough and Northumberland welcome approximately 800 newcomers coming from over 100 countries and speaking more than 50 different languages. Newcomers…

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#WeBelong: Celebrating 40 Years of the NCC

September 17, 2019

In 1979, a small group of local community members gathered to sponsor refugees fleeing the communist regime in Vietnam. They formed the Peterborough Newcomer Language…

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New Brief-Services Drop-In Schedule – Effective September 9

September 4, 2019

Effective Monday, September 9, there will be a new Brief Services Drop-In schedule at our Peterborough Office. Brief Services Drop-in will be available between 9:30am…

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United Way Peterborough
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