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News and Events at NewToBC


The NewToBC Blog covers a range of topics important to new immigrants and their settlement. Learn about library resources and services, check out cultural holidays and festivals, read about a new hobby, find things to do with your children, explore workshop and training options. NewToBC posts two blogs per month. Visit often or subscribe to have the blog delivered to your inbox!

Just Landed In Canada? Here Are 5 Settlement Resources

November 29, 2022

If you’re new to Canada, we cannot stress enough the importance of doing your due diligence to access settlement resources. These resources can help you with the settlement process, so you don’t bear the burden of it all on your own.

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4 FREE Resources for Newcomer Parents of Young Children

November 24, 2022

These resources help newcomer parents cope with challenges in a new country and culture while coming together to share experiences.

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Mariam Bilgrami’s Pursuit for Equity Wins Canada’s Top 25 Immigrant Award

October 27, 2022

Mariam Bilgrami is the Director, Grants & Community Initiatives at Vancouver Foundation. She’s a trained JEDI (Justice, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion). She is one of the winners of Canada’s Top 25 Immigrant 2022. 

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3 Supports for Immigrant Youth

October 26, 2022

Newcomer youth can find many supports and services in their communities to help them adapt to their new life and home in Canada.

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