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Men’s Fair

June 23, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House and Kiwassa Neighbourhood House present the Men’s Fair.

Connect with the community and get support and resources.

Event Details:

When: Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Where: Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway, Vancouver

Speaker topics:

  • Employment 
  • Healthy Communication
  • Family Law

Activities:

  • BBQ and door prizes
  • DJ and live music
  • games and kids’ activities

Information Tables:

  • Vancouver Coastal Health
  • Vancouver Public Library
  • WorkBC
  • Dude Club
  • and more!

For more information and registration, contact:

Lamin Kassama at lkassama@mpnh.org or 604-879-8208 ext. 223

Jésus Gonzales at jesusg@kiwassa.ca or 778-968-7461

Details

Date:
June 23, 2018
Time:
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Organizer

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
Phone:
604-879-8208
Website:
www.mpnh.org

Venue

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
800 E. Broadway
Vancouver, BC Canada
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Ongoing Community Events / Programs

February 2019 Workshops
ISSofBC

Parenting and Disability
An EAL course for parents and caregivers of children and adults with disabilities
Pacific Immigrant Resources Society
Jan. 17 – Mar. 7, 2019 

Free English Conversation Circle
Kiwassa Neighbourhood House
Thursdays: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Starting Jan. 24; 10 sessions)

Citizenship Preparation and Orientation Series
S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Workshops include: Overview of Canada, Canadian Government & Elections, The Canadian Economy & The Justice System, and Knowing Canada’s Regions
February 2, 9, 16 & 23, 2019

Basic Computer Skills Workshop
Kiwassa Neighbourhood House
Feb. 19, 26, & Mar. 5, 2019 

Citizenship and Civic Engagement Course
DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society

Microloans Program
DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society

Finances for Newcomer Women with Children
Family Services of Greater Vancouver

Yarn Circle
Family Services of Greater Vancouver
(Wednesdays)

Moving Ahead (Tri-Cities & Maple Ridge)
ISSofBC

Income Assistance Outreach Tuesday
ISSofBC
(First 3 Tuesdays every month)

Free Multicultural Peer Support Group – For Immigrant and Refugee Women
ISSofBC

SOS Health and Settlement Orientation Group
ISSofBC – Settlement Orientation Services

After School Club!
Kamloops Immigrant Services

Welcoming Neighbours
Kitsilano Neighbourhood House

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

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

Refugee Training and Employment Program – BC Alliance for Manufacturing
MOSAIC

Fast-track to IT (FIT)-Youth Program
MOSAIC

Settlement Online Pre-Arrival Program 
MOSAIC
For pre-landed immigrants to find and retain employment

HIPPY Program for Multicultural Parents
MOSAIC

Immigrant Women’s Employment Readiness Connections Program (IWERC)
MOSAIC

Family Literacy Outreach
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House

Infant Sing and Grow Drop-In
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
With children 0 – 12 months old 

The Little House Family Drop-In
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
With children 0-5 years old

West Village Family Drop-In
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
With children birth to 6 years old

Baby Time Drop-In
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Circle
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House

Men’s Group
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House

Boys & Girls Soccer Training
Muslim Food Bank Community Services
Saturdays from 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Vancouver Early Years Refugee Program
Pacific Immigrant Resources Society

Community Adult Literacy Program – Free English Class for Job Seekers
Progressive Intercultural Community Services Society (PICS)

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

English Conversation Club
YMCA