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Newcomer Story: Grace Eun Jung Yang

Coming to Winnipeg was the break Grace needed. The life she led in Seoul, South Korea’s capital, was fast-paced and… Read more »

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Newcomer story: Rediat Mikru

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Rediat landed in Canada in June 2012 with big expectations. Coming to Manitoba via the Provincial Nominee Program, she felt… Read more »

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Government benefits you should know

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Your tax return is a gateway to accessing government benefits and supports. Filing your return allows the Canada Revenue Agency… Read more »

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“Pardon me!”: Understanding and adapting to Canadian social norms

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“Keep in mind how important it is to be kind. Don’t be too embarrassed by your mistakes. Forgive others’ mistakes… Read more »

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Money problems: When debt catches up

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Are you a newcomer struggling with finances? Are you: continually going over your spending limit or using your credit cards… Read more »

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Complete self-directed activities about language and settlement

Language Explorer

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Language Explorer Acts will help you decide which lessons with English Online will best suit YOU.

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iEnglish Activities

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iEnglish is a set of resources and videos to give learners the tools they need to take more ownership for… Read more »

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Idiom Set: People & Personalities

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In this idioms set you’ll find Canadian idioms relating to people and personalities. Click on each lesson for informative presentations,… Read more »

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Participate in workshops and group activities

Diversity in Manitoba

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Course Description Diversity in Manitoba is a 4-week course. You will learn about multiculturalism and diversity in our province. This… Read more »

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Law and Justice Workshops

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Want to learn more about the legal system in Canada? This series of workshops will discuss a variety of topics… Read more »

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5 tools for learning anything on-the-go
October 19 @ 10:00 am

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We live in a busy, fast-paced world. Join this virtual coffee chat to discuss how you can learn on-the- go!… Read more »

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