Newcomers’ skills will help province’s agriculture industry
A research project at the Association for New Canadians is matching the farming experience of former refugees with the increasing need for food workers in their new home. Bridging the Divide evolved following discussions after teachers of English noticed how...Read more
Request for Proposals/Concept Paper
Skills for Change: A Language and Employment Training Program for Visible Minority Refugee Women in Newfoundland and Labrador Request for Proposals/Concept Paper With financial support from the Department of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), the Association for New Canadians...Read more
Visit by Nick Whalen
Nick Whalen, Member of Parliament, St. John’s East visited the Association for New Canadians’ ESL Training Centre on Tuesday December 18 to announce funding for the ANC’s Skills for Change Program, a targeted training and employment program designed to support...Read more
Booth Donation Centre Closed!!
The Association for New Canadians would like to inform the public that, due to the closure of Booth High School, we will no longer be accepting donations. We are seeking a new space for our Donation Centre and will inform the public once a new location has been confirmed.
Women’s Group: Tea Party and Crafts
Last Tuesday, participants in the ANC’s Women’s Group enjoyed a tea party and a night of craft-making. A big thanks to the generous volunteers who helped deliver this event – your efforts are truly appreciated!
Children’s Christmas Party
The ANC would like to extend its sincerest thanks to the many community members, organizations, and businesses who generously donated to our annual Children’s Christmas Party. Thanks to your kindness, over 200 refugee children were treated to a wonderful holiday party with a visit from Santa.
Deloitte Impact Day
The Association for New Canadians would like to extend our sincerest thanks to Deloitte for including us in the Impact Day activities. Members of the Deloitte team generously contributed their time and effort to paint the interior of our Reception House and also provided us with some extra painting supplies, including two large pails of paint!