PEIANC Celebrating 25th Anniversary
Guide for Newcomers to PEI, Canada

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Things to Know

PEIANC Employment Opportunity: Resettlement Assistance Worker
Apr 11 2019
Deadline to Apply: April 15
PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada is hiring a full-time Resettlement Assistance Worker.
Being an Ally - 2019 Anti-Racism Creative Challenge
Apr 03 2019
Winners announced for seventh annual contest
Charlottetown, PE – For the past seven years, the PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada has invited youth in Grades 7 to 12 to participate in a creative challenge to express their ideas on anti-racism.
Lollipop Fundraiser – in honour of Barho Family
Mar 19 2019
Teenager models kindness and compassion to motivate friends and school to support refugees
Cornwall, PE - There aren't many things these days that will keep a teenager at the kitchen table doing work for school the next day. However, this was not a typical thing that Keira Fitzpatrick-Moran was doing.
Good for newcomer communities
Mar 13 2019
New pilot program teaches newcomers how to run a restaurant
If you’re new to PEI and looking to open your own restaurant, you might be wondering where to start. A new pilot project offered at Row House Steak & Lobster Co is teaching newcomers just how to break into the business successfully on the Island.

Things to Do

PEIANC Citizenship Test Preparation Classes
April 16 - 20
The classes cover the material from the book Discover Canada and provide sample tests, study aids, and complementary resources.
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.


Finding a Fulfilling and Meaningful Job: Adriyana Stoyanova
Finding a Fulfilling and Meaningful Job: Adriyana Stoyanova
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