Events

AMSSA and its member agencies and stakeholders organize public community events, workshops for newcomers to Canada as well as professional development training, workshops, seminars and conferences for settlement, diversity and inclusion sector employees. Below is a list of upcoming events and workshops throughout British Columbia and Canada.

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AMSSA Events

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Community Events

Play n’ Sing at the Park
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
July 10 – August 28, 2015 (Friday Mornings)

Van Dusen Gardens Seniors Bus Trip
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
August 24, 2015

Sing and Grow – for parents with children 0-12 months old
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
September 8 – October 13, 2015 (Tuesdays)

Women’s Health Awareness Month Activities
Free Workshops and nutrition tour for immigrant and refugee women
Immigrant Services Society of BC (ISSofBC)
September 11 – September 25, 2015 (Fridays)

Food Skills for Families
Kitsilano Neighbourhood House
September 23 – October 28, 2015 (6 sessions)

YWCA Single Mothers’ Support Groups
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
Ongoing

Baby Time Drop-In
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
Ongoing

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Circle
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
Ongoing (Thursdays)

Family Support Worker in Your Neighbourhood
All families with children 0-5 years old welcome
Kiwassa Neighbourhood House
Ongoing

English Conversation Club
YMCA
Ongoing

Moving Ahead (Tri-Cities & Maple Ridge)
Immigrant Services Society of BC (ISSofBC)
Ongoing

Online Learning – Helping you successfully integrate into the BC workplace
Immigrant Services Society of BC (ISSofBC)
Ongoing

Online Learning: Free, Flexible Courses
Immigrant Services Society of BC (ISSofBC)
Ongoing

Finances for Newcomer Women with Children
Family Services of Greater Vancouver
Ongoing

Men’s Group
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House (MPNH)
Ongoing (Thursdays)

Food Security & Sustainable Living – Workshops and Potluck
Little Mountain Neighbourhood House
Ongoing (First Tuesday of every month)

Welcoming Neighbours
Kitsilano Neighbourhood House
Ongoing

HIPPY Program – Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters
Pacific Immigrant Resources Society (PIRS)
Ongoing

HIPPY Program for Multicultural Parents
Multilingual Orientation Service Association for Immigrant Communities (MOSAIC)
Ongoing

After School Club!
Kamloops Immigrant Services
Ongoing (Thursdays)

Foreign Credential Recognition Loan Project
S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Ongoing

Inter/National Events

Youth Action Gathering
Canadian Council for Refugees (CCR), The Vancouver Foundation, & MOSAIC
October 3 – 4, 2015