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Welcome to the New Canadians Centre

The New Canadians Centre is dedicated to supporting immigrants, refugees, and other newcomers. Please take a look around, and feel free to  contact us. Everyone is welcome!

Jul 30, Aug 6 & 13: Train to become a Volunteer Community Interpreter Interpreter Training

                      Description: Learn the basic skills you need to be an effective volunteer interpreter in our community. Facilitator: Dr. Mohammad Salama. Dr. Salama is an Associate Professor of Modern Arabic at San Francisco State University. He became a certified court interpreter in 1999 and conducted […]

NCC Youth Gardening Group Youth gardening group

Come out and meet other newcomer youth in the Peterborough community while getting some fresh air and helping out with the Lift Lock Community Garden. NCC Youth Gardening Group meets Mondays from 4:30 to 6:00pm at the Lift Lock Community Garden. Youth get a chance to talk, get outdoors, and gain some experience in the garden! […]

July-Aug: Family Literacy Program for Newcomers (Peterborough & Cobourg) family lifestyle portrait

Summer Programming for Newcomer Families Peterborough: Wednesdays, 10:30am – 12:00pm Start date: July 9, 2012 Final date: August 20, 2012 NCC Clients and their children are invited to meet in the children’s section of the Peterborough Public Library to share stories and participate in activities which promote literacy and English Language Skills. Parents must attend […]