News - Announcements - Current Events
Things to Know
- Newcomer Youth Video Addresses Teenage Stereotypes
- Apr 10 2018
- A group of students from Colonel Gray High School, in partnership with the PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada, created a video addressing youth stereotypes entitled #youngbut.
- PEIANC Opens Office in Montague
- Mar 01 2018
- The PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada opened an office in Montague effective Tuesday, February 13.
- Changes to Canada Citizenship Act
- Oct 16 2017
- On June 19, Bill C-6 received Royal Assent, resulting in changes to the Citizenship Act. These changes give more flexibility for applicants to meet the requirements for Canadian citizenship.
Things to Do
- PEIANC Camps on School PD Days
- For Kindergarten to Grade 6 Students
- PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada offers PD Day camps to students from Kindergarten to Grade 6 from refugee and low-income families. Camps are free for participants. Space is limited and registration is needed.
- Share Thanksgiving with Newcomers to Canada
- Join the Holiday Host Program
- PEIANC is seeking volunteer hosts and newcomers interested to participate in this year's Thanksgiving Holiday Host program.
- A Welcome Reception and Orientation Sessions for Newcomers
- Hosted by the City of Charlottetown
- The City of Charlottetown will host the annual Mayor's Newcomer Welcome Reception and Orientation Sessions this fall. Registration for the orientation sessions is now open.