News

15 Jun 2022

Meet Your Neighbours: Sisters from Mauritius find their home in Corner Brook

  The weather may be a lot cooler here than in their homeland, but a pair of sisters living in Corner Brook say the friendliness of local residents make up for the stark contrast in temperatures. Diya and Harshi Ramkooleea...Read more

08 Jun 2022

Request for Proposals: Language for Academic Purposes (LAP)

With financial support from the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Association for New Canadians is seeking an experienced Consultant to develop curriculum content for an ESL-based program entitled Language for Academic Purposes. As part of this project, the Consultant...Read more

26 May 2022

CITIZENSHIP WEEK: In his quest to become a Canadian citizen, Abdallah Maktof also found love

In his quest to become a Canadian citizen, Abdallah Maktof also found love. On a cold November evening in 2014, Abdallah Maktof arrived in St. John's from Lebanon. He found both a community of support and a friend who changed...Read more

25 May 2022

Operation Afghan Safety – Private Sponsorship of Refugees

Operation Afghan Safety – Private Sponsorship of Refugees   The Government of Canada and Immigration and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is welcoming Afghans through a special humanitarian program for those nationals who are currently outside of Afghanistan.   In conjunction with...Read more

20 May 2022

IRCC Employer Sessions

Are you a local employer? Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is offering free information sessions for employers to help them hire, retain, and attract global talent.    Upcoming sessions Work Permits – Temporary Foreign Worker Program: May 26, 2022...Read more

19 May 2022

Request for Proposals: ESL-based ABE Level I Curriculum Development

With financial support from the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Association for New Canadians is seeking an experienced Consultant to develop curriculum content for an ESL-based Level 1 ABE program. Most of the content will be derived from existing...Read more

02 May 2022

Hire Ukrainians Coming to NL

Employers interested in hiring Ukrainian arrivals, take note!   On May 4, Taskforce NL will host a forum to provide information and identify the supports needed to ensure successful hiring practices for Ukrainians in our province.   Sign up! https://forms.gle/PLSdxXu47q28mAqJ6...Read more

27 Apr 2022

RBC Foundation thank-you event

[caption id="attachment_21583" align="alignleft" width="500"] Megan Morris (L), ANC Executive Director, presents Brent Aitken, RBC Regional Vice President, Newfoundland and Labrador, with a graphic illustration depicting participants' progress through the Journey of Hope program.[/caption] Today the Association for New Canadians thanked...Read more

22 Apr 2022

Celebrating Earth Day

192 countries from around the world are celebrating Earth Day today!   The day is dedicated to raising public awareness about environmental issues and global warming.   Our newcomer students celebrated the importance of this day recently with the Canadian...Read more

14 Apr 2022

Good Friday Office Closures

We would like to remind you that all ANC offices in the province will be closed on Good Friday, April 15.   Our regular business hours will resume on Monday, April 18. 🐰   In case of emergency, please call...Read more