News - Announcements - Current Events
Things to Know
- PEIANC Employment Opportunity: Information Officer
- Nov 16 2018
- PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada is hiring an Information Officer.
- 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
- Share Canadian Holiday Cheer with Newcomers
- Join the Holiday Host Program
- We are seeking established Islanders to become Holiday Host volunteers and newcomers to Canada who would like to be matched with them in the popular PEIANC Holiday Host Program. The more the merrier!
- 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.