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Each month, the NCC publishes a new Newsletter containing information about our programs and events taking place at NCC, updates, and news, as well as stories of how community support helps #bringpeopletogether.

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Sister Ruth Hennessey, Volunteers, and Partners Recognised at NCC’s Annual General Meeting

May 29, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The New Canadians Centre honoured partners, volunteers and supporters at their 41st Annual General Meeting this evening with a special nod to a cherished friend. Executive Director…

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Finding New & Creative Ways to Engage Newcomers

May 25, 2020

There’s no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has meant that organisations and businesses have had to get creative and innovative in their service delivery in order to meet the needs…

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The Economic Impact of International Students on Peterborough’s Local Economy

May 25, 2020

May 2020 Edition of Partnership News by the Peterborough Immigration Partnership The Workforce Development Board, a PIP Partner, hosted a research project through the Trent Community Research Centre this year exploring the economic…

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Multicultural Canada Day Festival 2020 to take on a new shape

April 29, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE #PtboIsMyHome – Multicultural Canada Day Festival 2020 PETERBOROUGH – Each year on July 1 the Multicultural Canada Day Festival brings our community together for a celebration of our…

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Partnering for stability during uncertain times

April 27, 2020

At a time when the meaning of employment is shifting for many, newcomer women are finding some stability through this work. Their confidence is growing as they see their skills…

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Community Resources & Response Plans to COVID-19

April 27, 2020

April 2020 Edition of Partnership News by the Peterborough Immigration Partnership Dear #Ptbo, We are #InThisTogether We are heartened and encouraged by the responsiveness of our Peterborough Immigration Partnership partners in continuing to…

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Our Staff Say A Special Thank You to Volunteers

April 23, 2020

“The world needs more people like you.” – Mahdi Bubtenia, Refugee Assistance Program Worker “You give everyone a good example of being a good Canadian in the future, and give…

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Sharing a Love for Language and Teaching through Volunteering

April 22, 2020

Each year, close to 120 newcomers are supported with their English Language learning and development through ESL groups offered for free at the New Canadians Centre. We’re deeply fortunate that…

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Happy National Volunteer Week!

April 22, 2020

You are the best neighbour a newcomer can ask for… To our nearly 500 volunteers who support us each year, THANK YOU again and again for making our beautiful community…

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One Night In Havana – Rescheduled

April 15, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE In response to the protocols related to the COVID 19 pandemic, the New Canadians Centre’s “One Night in Havana” Celebration originally slated for June 4, 2020 will…

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From time to time, we share community events and programs which our clients may find informative or useful.

We do not have a lot of wall space for posters on the bulletin board outside our office. To help us publicise your event, please send us either:

  • The link to a website or Facebook page for your event information OR
  • Image file of your event poster (jpeg or png) OR
  • Pdf/Word file of your event poster

Please make sure that your contact information and all event details are noted in your poster or website. Please send your emails to info@nccpeterborough.ca by the 10th of the month. The newsletter will be sent via email to our mailing list by the third Friday every month.