EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

THE INVOLVEMENT OF MEN IN BUILDING A VIBRANT IMMIGRANT FAMILY

September 28, 2020

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

CFN invites you to a presentation that aims to provide perspectives of Men in building a vibrant immigrant family and communities.

SHADES OF AFRICA

October 5, 6 & 7 2020

Please join us on October 5th, 6th and 7th for "Shades of Africa,"  a three-day virtual conference reflecting on truth and reconciliation for children and youth and bridging the gap between the newcomer community and their allies.

 

The conference aims include developing ways to reduce isolation of the newcomer community of African descent, rebuilding trust while creating more allies, and examining the parallels & reflections within the greater Calgary community. 

For details or to register today click below

GOOD USE OF 

YOUR MONEY

Ongoing by Registration

Get the support you need and learn how you can reduce your debt and grow your savings. Improve your credit score and achieve financial goals.  Workshops are held on:

 

         

To register or for more information about this service click below.

COMPUTER

LITERACY

Ongoing

Would you like to learn and practice computer skills? We offer free computer literacy classes at the Centre for Newcomers. Content includes an introduction to computers, keyboarding, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. These classes are open to all - refugees, immigrants and citizens of Canada. Classes are Saturdays, 9:00 am - 12:00 noon To attend or for more information click below.  

ART & PHOTOGRAPHY

SLIDESHOW

September 29, 2020

10:00 am - 11:00 am

CFN invites seniors 65 and older to a slideshow presentation on art and photography created by seniors.

To register click below

REMOTE TAX CLINIC

June - December 2020

Did you miss the tax filing deadline?

 There is still time to file with CFN!

To be eligible you must have:

 

1. Modest income

  • 1 person – $35,000

  • 2 people - $45,000

  • Additional $2,500 for each dependent

To make an appointment, click the link below. Please include your full name(s) and telephone number in the email.

VOLUNTEER 

@CFN

Ongoing

Would you like to Volunteer with CFN? Come in for a Volunteer Orientation session to find our what best suits you. Included is a brief history of the Centre for Newcomers, volunteerism in Canada, volunteer roles at CFN and

how to look for volunteer positions in Calgary Join any session. No registration required. Please bring a copy of your resume. Please continue to check our website for upcoming schedule. For more information click below. 

MULTICULTURAL

PEER MENTORSHIP

Ongoing

A 4-month program that matches Mentors working as professionals in their industry in Canada with Mentees who are professionals striving to find employment in their fields. To register or for more information click below. 

YOU & THE LAW

September 29, 2020

1:00 pm

The Centre for Newcomers invites you for an information session on the role police play in the lives of Albertans, as well as information on the Charter of Human Rights, and the rule of law in Canada.

To register click below

COVID -19: SAFE & HEALTHY BACK TO SCHOOL

EVERY FRIDAY

11:00 Am -12:00 pm

This  webinar series will cover basic precautions, preparations and daily routines required by schools and Alberta Health regulatory directives as schools begin to reopen.

To register click the link below

RETURN TO

WORK IN ALBERTA

Ongoing

This program provides comprehensive and personalized services to EI recipients in Calgary and area for re-entry into the workforce. Clients may receive specialized technical training, childcare support and workers' benefits (WCB) while attending the program. Must currently be receiving Employment Insurance (EI) or have received regular EI payments in the previous 5 years. For more information or to register click below.

Office Hours

Monday to Friday

8:30 am - 4:30 pm


We are closed on Statutory holidays and long weekends

 

Address

1010, 999 - 36 Street NE

Calgary, AB T2A 7X6
 

(located inside the T & T Pacific Place Mall. -  Please use the northeast entrance off of 36 st, 12 Ave NE. No access from 33 st NE.
 

 

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Phone: 403.569.3325
Email: info@centrefornewcomers.ca