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Community Connections Volunteer Program Conversation Circles for Newcomer Men & Women

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Program Description

Women’s and Men’s conversation circles provide an opportunity for newcomers, within three years of landing in Canada, to come together on a weekly basis for gender specific support and to chat, to connect with others in similar situations and to alleviate loneliness and isolation while arriving at solutions to apply to everyday living in Canada
Men’s Conversation Circle meets every Saturday from 10am to 12pm

Women’s Conversation Circle meets every Saturday from 2pm to 4pm

Am I eligible?

Permanent residents or live in caregivers who have lived in Canada for 3 years or less

Where is the service provided?

All services can be accessed at the Immigrant Services office at 1107 2nd 'A' Avenue North, Lethbridge. Some program activities may take place at other facilities/partner organizations.

How much will it cost?

All eligible newcomers are welcome to access this free service funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada

How do I access this program?

To register for this program please contact Immigrant Services at 403-320-1589 ext. 3231 or 3234

Who do I contact for more info?

Please contact Najib Mangal, Community Connections Volunteer Program Manager at 403-320-1589 ext. 3231

Program Outcomes

Newcomer men and women can focus on informal language learning in a casual atmosphere.

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