Centre for Newcomers (CFN) provides training programs and collaborative support services for immigrants to promote full integration, cultural diversity, community participation and citizenship. At CFN, you will find a full suite of cost-free services and programs for immigrants and refugees: English Language Program (LINC); Settlement & Integration Services; Career Development & Job Search; EthniCity Catering work experience; Canadian Business Essentials for Accountants; Youth Programs; Multicultural Peer Mentorship; Volunteer Development; LGBTQ+ Newcomer Settlement; Volunteer-led Refugee Integration; Indigenous Education for Newcomers. 
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Alberta Minister of Culture & Tourism to be Keynote Speaker @ PNT LGBTQ+ Newcomers Settlement Conference.

The Prairie & Northwest Territories (PNT) LGBTQ+ Newcomers Settlement Conference will take place Monday, September 25th, and Tuesday, September 26th in Calgary. Sponsored by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) and hosted by the Centre for Newcomers, Alberta's Minister of Culture & Tourism Ricardo Miranda will be one of the conference's Keynote speakers.
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Friday, October 6 at 1:30-4:00 pm
You can work in fast-paced, high-volume, and cold environment lifting up to 50 lbs repeatedly, weekends required. Loblaw offers competitive wages and benefits
To register, please email v.stikic@centrefornewcomers.ca

Are you new to Canada? Are you looking for your first opportunity?
Through the EthniCity Catering Training Program (Kitchen Helper), you will acquire valuable Canadian experience and learn workplace essential and life skills.
Click here to register for an Info Session.

Are you an immigrant with experience in Accounting?  
Are you interested in pursuing your career in Canada? 

Canadian Business Essentials for Accountants is an intensive program that will help you bridge into your profession in Canada.
Click here to learn more.

Newcomers, Pick Up Your Free WelcomePack!

You will find a load of free gifts and offers from leading brands in Canada, nestled within the WelcomePack box.
And there’s so much more – special offers and prizes all year round – when you become a member of the WelcomePack family. And it’s all for 

Who qualifies? Permanent resident, refugee, holder of work permit or student visa who landed in Canada on or after January 1, 2014 and is at least 18 years old.
How to pre-register? Contact your settlement counsellor or book an appointment if you don’t have one yet.
For more info go to WelcomePack official website

*Centre for Newcomers is the only distribution centre in all of Calgary.

Life Skills Training for Immigrant Women. Learn about good communication skills and tools. Effective problem-solving techniques. Click here to find out more.
For a full listing of all activities at the Centre - Find More - News & Events

Here at CFN we see community building as working towards a community that values diversity, in which people of all backgrounds find and create opportunities to fulfill dreams and participate fully as citizens. In the end, the Centre’s promise to the community is this: by welcoming newcomers and supporting them to settle and integrate, by working collaboratively and in partnership, with a workplace culture that is founded on respect, co-operation and trust, we are making a positive difference in the lives of all Calgarians.

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centre for newcomers address in Calgary

1010, 999 - 36 Street NE
Calgary, AB T2A 7X6
(Pacific Place Mall north-east entrance)
Marlborough C-Train Station
Office hours: 
Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Phone: 403.569.3325
Email: info@centrefornewcomers.ca

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Bien vouloir contacter Mme. Mandana (Hatav) Taheri:
403.569.3332 ou h.taheri@centrefornewcomers.ca

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