Workshops & Information Sessions
New to Canada? Looking for Work? Planning your Career?
Sing up for our cost-free workshops/information sessions and learn about resumes, interviews, writing a cover letter, networking, job search strategies as you look for work and plan your life in Canada.
Job Search Support and Career Counselling will provide you with the information and skills to guide you in your job search and help you reach your employment goal.
Settlement Services counsellors will help you keep informed and connected to community services as you settle and become independent. We provide one-on-one counselling, capacity-building workshops, referrals to community resources, and assistance in identifying and reaching your settlement goals.
The Centre for Newcomers offers services in English as well as over 40 other languages.
Call 403.569.3325 or visit the Centre to book an appointment with a Practitioner in your first language.
We offer offsite support at the following locations:
1000 Voices and Saddletowne Library are located inside Genesis Centre on 7555 Falconridge Blvd. NE
Tuesdays 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Wednesdays 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Fridays 8:30 – 11:00 am
Career and Employment Services
Tuesdays and Wednesday 9:00 – 4:00 pm
SADDLETOWNE LIBRARYSettlement Services
Fridays 12:00 – 4:00 pmSaturdays 12:00 – 4:00 pm
ONSITE WORKSHOPS AND INFO SESSIONS ADDRESS
Centre for Newcomers
1010, 999 - 36 St. NE
|Online Job Search|
Basic Computer Skills
Wednesday, August 9
9:00am – 4:00pm
Online Job Applications
Tuesday, August 8
1:00pm – 4:00pm
To register contact Lidia 403.569.3329 email@example.com
|Employment Readiness Workshop|
August 21st - 25th
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gain a better understanding of your career options. Develop job search skills and identify positive choices towards change in this free 5-day workshop for immigrants on income support.
Identifying Options and Problem Solving
August 21, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Personal Growth and Goal Setting
August 22, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Labour Market Information and Job Search Strategies
August 23, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Resume and Cover Letter Writing
August 24, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 pm
Practical Interview and Networking
August 25, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
To register for this workshop, please contact:
Vesna Stikic at 403.536.8819 or firstname.lastname@example.org
|Life Skills Training for Immigrant Women|
July 4 - September 7 (every Tuesdays & Thursdays)To register, contact Bukurie Mino 403.536.8814 email@example.com
Life skills training is aimed at immigrant women where they will learn Communication and problem-solving skills.
Find out about effective coping strategies to overcome challenges, and create positive change in your life.
Women’s Health & Family Wellness Expo 2017
Explore options and resources to promote and maintain healthy mind, body, and spirit
Saturday, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Join us for
|Free Knitting Lessons|
October 5 to December 21
Thursdays 12:30 pm -3:30 pm
Peer Support Group for Immigrant Women
Contact Dolly to sign up 403.569.3325 ext .807 firstname.lastname@example.org
|Calgary After School Program workshop|
September 7 at 1:30-3:30 pm
This workshop intends to provide information about educational and recreational opportunities for your children. Moreover, it will give info about Calgary After School and the benefits of registering your kids in this program.
To register, please contact:
|Conversation Café - Chinese Peer Support Group|
Every Friday afternoon of July and August; September 15, 22 & 29
13:00 - 3:00 pm
To register, contact Irene email@example.com