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Assertive Communication in the Workplace

October 27
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Online courses

Join our no cost program and learn: Canadian Workplace Culture : Become culturally aware in the workplace. Clear Communication: Learn tips on improving communication skills for better relationships and to avoid misunderstandings. Assertive Communication in the Workplace : Build assertiveness skills essential for working in Canada. Stress Management: Examine stresses in life and learn strategies […]

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Women’s Insight Project

October 27
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until November 12, 2021

Any and all immigrant, refugee and newcomer women are invited to join the Women's Insight Project.  Participants will receive 100 hours of free training on project design and management, participatory action research and sustainable development goals. APPLY BY NOVEMBER 12, 2021. For more information, please contact Carolina Almeida at carolina.almeida@issbc.org or at 672-515-1610. Please download […]

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10:00 am

Settlement Mentoring Program (Fall/Winter 2021)

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 18, 2021

Are you a newcomer who: Has lived in Canada (Province of BC) for less than 3 years? Wanting to learn more about the support in terms of navigating your community? Practice communication skills and gain more confidence? You can be a mentee and be matched with an awesome mentor who can provide support and guidance […]

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Digital Literacy Workshop How to use Google Maps & Google Translate

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on December 4, 2021 at 10:00 am

Utilize free online tools for navigation and translation needs • Google Maps: Navigate streets with live traffic, explore your city by finding things to do and places to eat • Google Translate: Translate between 108 languages through text, camera, conversations and more When: Oct 27th (10am-12pm) Dec 4th (10am-12pm) Where: Zoom (link will be sent […]

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1:00 pm

Reconnecting Seniors (Peer Support Group for Adults 55+) – For Low Level English Participants

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 29, 2021

Are you an immigrant or refugee adult (55+) who want to connect with others? Join us to: Learn new skills - how to use phone apps (Zoom, Telegram) Connect with other older adults Practice English Learn about your community When: Wednesdays 1:00PM - 2:30PM (for low level English participants) Where: Virtual Group Session over Zoom […]

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6:15 pm

Tri Cities Virtual Conversation Circle (EVE)

October 27 @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 8, 2021

Connect with other newcomers and volunteers & practice your English from home! Join us for a free, virtual conversation circle led by ISS of BC’s volunteers. Meet new people and connect with your community in an entertaining, online class for English learners CLB 3 4  To register contact Lucy lucy.hardman@issbc.org or 604 653 6592

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