Volunteer Spotlight: Karen Taylor

Woman with hat and turtleneck sweater

Meet Karen Taylor! Volunteer Role/Position(s): Refugee Support Team MemberVolunteering Since: April 2013Languages: “English, some French and Spanish, and, thanks to the family I’m working with, a few very badly pronounced words in Kinyarwanda”  Why…

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“I Learned to Trust Myself”

I won’t lie – it can get pretty boring being a carpenter square. I help you to draw straight lines at different angles. Next to the power tools that whirr…

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Work with Us

The New Canadians Centre is a unique and dynamic work environment in which you are required to work collaboratively as well as independently. The one thing all members of the NCC…

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“Hi! I am your neighbour”

“Our Neighbourhood” introduces the community to the compelling stories of six newcomers who have made Nogojiwanong-Peterborough their home and neighbourhood. The videos delve into the unique stories and journeys of…

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Seeking Board Members

The New Canadians Centre is looking for board directors to join the governance team that shapes and advises on the strategic priorities of our organization. NCC is seeking to fill…

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“Be kind”

In a rapidly changing world, there are those who remain steadfast in their commitment to community support.  Meet Lou Marles, an Information Technology (IT) contractor who has played an important…

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A New Family for Me

Edited 28 December 2023: We love to cook at the Women’s Group, like a big family. Do you have a favourite dish that reminds you of family? This Chilaquiles recipe…

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