News

12 Jun 2019

Refugee Week Open House at the ANC

On Wednesday, June 19, come to The Association for New Canadians’ ESL School, 148 Elizabeth Avenue (enter off Smithville Crescent) to meet the adult ESL students and learn about their cultures of origin. Between 10 and noon, enjoy conversation opportunities,...Read more

29 May 2019

Help newcomers get in the game(s)

The Association for New Canadians is looking for your gently-used sporting goods, including footwear, so that newcomers in the city and their children can participate in recreational activities. We welcome anything for any sport or activity that you or your...Read more

27 May 2019

Atlantic Immigrant Career Loan Fund helps newcomers achieve credential recognition

Credential recognition can be a major barrier for immigrants to enter the labour market. The cost associated with getting credentials recognized is often prohibitive and can affect newcomers’ eventual inclusion in their chosen field. The Atlantic Immigrant Career Loan Fund...Read more

10 May 2019

Voting closes May 16

The Association for New Canadians is asking for your support on May 16, 2019. No, the province’s leading immigrant-serving agency isn’t on the provincial election ballot – but it IS in the running for a national award. The RBC Top...Read more

09 May 2019

Watch HOME Video online

Home: Stories of Newcomers to Newfoundland and Labrador has received an overwhelmingly positive reception since its public launch April 24.  Now it's available on the ANC YouTube channel for your viewing pleasure. Watch Home: Stories of Newcomers to Newfoundland and...Read more

03 May 2019

ANC seeking school supplies

The Association for New Canadians’ Settlement Workers in the Schools team has an ongoing need for school supplies for newly-arrived students. The SWIS team is happy to accept any donations of new pencils, pens, paper, notebooks, backpacks, math sets –...Read more

08 Apr 2019

Read the latest newsletter!

The latest edition of the ANC Newsletter is out. This time, we've got news of a prestigious award nomination, an amazing volunteer effort by the students at the ESL Training Centre, 40th anniversary updates, and more. Read the newsletter online here or...Read more

08 Mar 2019

Global Tour 2019

The Association for New Canadians is celebrating Multiculturalism Week 2019 AND our 40th anniversary! The Global Tour Cultural Showcase highlights the cultures of our English as a Second Language students with entertainment, displays, presentations, food, and a fashion show.  All...Read more

15 Feb 2019

ANC selected for national project

The ANC is delighted and honoured to be one of 10 Canadian organizations selected by LIFT Philanthropy Partners to be part of Better Beginnings, Bigger Impact. "This unique initiative was created to help 10 organizations expand their capacity and reach...Read more

04 Feb 2019

Business Roundtable Series

As the number of newcomers and international visitors to Newfoundland and Labrador continues to grow year over year, businesses both large and small are increasingly gaining a competitive edge by cultivating diversity-friendly workplaces. Is yours among them? Join the Association...Read more