Anti-Racism Student Challenge: Call for Entries
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Kindergarten Registrations 2019
Dec 18 2018
For children born in 2014
Was your child born outside of Canada and/or you speak a language other than English or French at home? Is your child eligible to start kindergarten in September 2019? If yes, they should get registered at the EAL/FAL Reception Centre.
Newcomer Youth Video Addresses Teenage Stereotypes
Apr 10 2018
We may be #youngbut. . .
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
Expanding services for new immigrants
The PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada opened an office in Montague effective Tuesday, February 13.
Changes to Canada Citizenship Act
Oct 16 2017
Changes take effect on June 19, 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

Anti-Racism Student Challenge: Call for Entries
Submission deadline: 28 February 2019
In preparation for March 21st, the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, the Cultural Inclusion Training team at the PEIANC is organizing the 6th Annual Anti-Racism Challenge, a creative competition for Island students.
Friday Friendship Hour
Fridays at 5:00 pm
PEIANC hosts a social activity called Friday Friendship Hour held most Fridays throughout the year. Everyone is invited to attend -- new and established Islanders alike.
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.


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