New to Canada

New to Canada

Our Newcomers Corner at each library location has Newcomers Corner at Central Library imagepamphlets about federal, provincial and municipal programs relevant to newcomers needs.

Burlington Public Library, Halton Multicultural Council (funded by CIC), The Centre for Skills Development and Training, and Burlington Alliance have partnered to offer programs that assist newcomers.

Settlement Worker in the Library Program

If you are new to Canada and need help getting settled, a visiting settlement worker from the Halton Multicultural Council can assist you in many ways:

  • government document application
  • employment and job search
  • information and referral to local services
  • document translation
  • help with school enrollment
  • budgeting
  • finding affordable housing
  • For confirmation of dates of these programs call Halton Multicultural Council 905.842.2486 ext. 223

Other programs of interest to new Canadians offered at the library:

  • Computer Classes for Newcomers
  • The Canadian Citizenship Test: Get Ready!
  • ESL Conversation Circles

All current session are listed below.

New to Canada - Upcoming Programs

Wed
Sep 17
2014
Wed
Sep 17
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Sep 18
2014
Thu
Sep 18
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Sep 19
2014
Mon
Sep 22
2014
07:30pm
Central
Wed
Sep 24
2014
Wed
Sep 24
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Sep 25
2014
Thu
Sep 25
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Sep 26
2014
Fri
Sep 26
2014
Mon
Sep 29
2014
07:30pm
Central
Wed
Oct 1
2014
Wed
Oct 1
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Oct 2
2014
Thu
Oct 2
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Oct 3
2014
Mon
Oct 6
2014
07:30pm
Central
Wed
Oct 8
2014
Wed
Oct 8
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Oct 9
2014
Thu
Oct 9
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Oct 10
2014
Wed
Oct 15
2014
Wed
Oct 15
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Oct 16
2014
Thu
Oct 16
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Oct 17
2014
Mon
Oct 20
2014
07:30pm
Central
Wed
Oct 22
2014
Wed
Oct 22
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Oct 23
2014
Thu
Oct 23
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Oct 24
2014
Mon
Oct 27
2014
07:30pm
Central
Wed
Oct 29
2014
Wed
Oct 29
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Oct 30
2014
Thu
Oct 30
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Oct 31
2014
Fri
Oct 31
2014
Wed
Nov 5
2014
Wed
Nov 5
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Nov 6
2014
Thu
Nov 6
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Nov 7
2014
Wed
Nov 12
2014
Wed
Nov 12
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Nov 13
2014
Thu
Nov 13
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Nov 14
2014
Mon
Nov 17
2014
07:30pm
Central
Wed
Nov 19
2014
Wed
Nov 19
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Nov 20
2014
Thu
Nov 20
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Nov 21
2014
Mon
Nov 24
2014
07:30pm
Central
Wed
Nov 26
2014
Wed
Nov 26
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Nov 27
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Fri
Nov 28
2014
Fri
Nov 28
2014
Wed
Dec 3
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Dec 4
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Wed
Dec 10
2014
07:00pm
New Appleby
Thu
Dec 11
2014
06:00pm
Alton
Thu
Dec 18
2014
06:00pm
Alton