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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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First Time Voters – Here are some resources for you

September 9, 2021

The next federal election is Monday, September 20, 2021. Canadians will vote to elect a Prime Minister of Canada and members of parliament for different regions, including Peterborough-Kawartha and Northumberland-Peterborough…

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The Hands That Feed Us

August 5, 2021

If you eat food grown in Ontario, Canada, the US, especially fruits and vegetables, there is a very good chance that migrant farmworkers have harvested that food or otherwise been…

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Newcomer Leadership Group members collaborate to build an online community for newcomers in Peterborough

July 30, 2021

In our commitment to making equity and inclusion our way of life, we set out to help newcomers and refugees to navigate opportunities to be leaders in the community. We brought…

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Newcomer Women Incubate their Business Ideas

July 26, 2021

“Nothing is too hard to start.” These words shared by Bahar Akbari exemplify the optimism and motivation shared by the newcomer women participants of the Home-Based Business Incubator (HOBBI) program.…

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Lessons From the Land: New Canadians Centre invites Community to Join in Day of Reflection On July 1

June 28, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lessons From the Land New Canadians Centre invites Community to Join in Day of Reflection On July 1 PETERBOROUGH – This July 1, the New Canadians Centre…

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Media Release: New Canadians Centre Celebrates Canadian Multiculturalism Day 2021

June 21, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Canadians Centre Celebrates Canadian Multiculturalism Day 2021 Journeying the Cultural Landscapes of Canada  PETERBOROUGH – On June 27, the New Canadians Centre will mark Canadian Multiculturalism…

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With the community by his side, Edris makes the best of every opportunity that comes his way

June 17, 2021

On a chilly winter evening in December, Edris Mohamad arrived in Peterborough from Sudan. With the help of kind community members who left warm winter clothing and a beautiful welcome…

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Home Based Business Incubator Program Supports Aspiring Newcomer Women Entrepreneurs

June 16, 2021

June 2021 Edition of Partnership News by the Peterborough Immigration Partnership At the start of May, the New Canadians Centre launched the HOBBI (Home-Based Business Incubator) Program. The 10-week skills training program is…

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Newcomer Vaccination Clinic – Register Today!

June 10, 2021

Are you a newcomer and would like to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine? Peterborough Public Health is running a Newcomer Vaccination Clinic for newcomers wishing to receive the Pfizer vaccine. Date: Saturday, June 19,…

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Volunteers and Partners Celebrated at Special Virtual Gathering

June 2, 2021

At this time of the year, we spotlight our volunteers and partners whose support has been invaluable in a year marked by uncertainty. They are the backbone of our organisation,…

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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.