Cambridge Newcomer Outreach program

Launched in 2020 by the City of Cambridge in collaboration with Kinbridge Community Association, the Cambridge Newcomer Outreach program offers supports and year-round events.

The Newcomer Outreach Program is funded by Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to support newcomer permanent residents, convention refugees and Ukrainian Temporary Residents.

Contact our Newcomer Outreach Program staff for more information or to request interpretation.

Join us for one of the events below and keep checking back for more ways to participate.

Direct Programming and Support

Kinbridge Community Association offers programming and support for youth and older adults. 

Settlement services

For information on other settlement services for newcomers to Canada, events, and supports in Cambridge, visit our New to Canada page.

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Upcoming Events

Accepting Identity and Finding Connection for 2SLGBTQ+ Newcomers virtual event

January 12, 2023- 6 to 8pm

Registration on Eventbrite 

For questions, please contact newcomer@cambridge.ca

Accepting Identity and Finding Connection for 2SLGBTQ+ Newcomers

 


 Past Events

Newcomers' trip to Crow Shield Lodge- September 22, 2022

City of Cambridge's Newcomer Outreach Program hosted a bus tour to Crow Shield Lodge in 2022. 

Crow Shield Lodge provides access to Indigenous worldviews and cosmovisions which are available to people of all Nations. Crow Shield Lodge creates the space for meaningful reconciliation between settlers, non-Indigenous people living on Turtle Island, and Indigenous Nations.

The bus tour will introduce our newcomer community members to the Indigenous values, worldviews, practices and land.

 Wellness Event - March 31, 2022

 A night of creation, connection, and learning about health and wellness.

 

Newcomer Connections-Virtual Wellness Event Time and Location- March 2022

 Let's Be Neighbours Picnic- October 23, 2021
 Volunteers, staff and local organizations came together and offered games, crafts and art activities, music and refreshments.
 Cambridge Newcomers Connections conference - October 2 & November 11, 2021
 Featured local speakers, artists and organizations that support and are connected to newcomer youth and older adults. 
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