Government of Canada offers refuge to Afghans who assisted Canada

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On July 23, 2021, IRCC announced a special program to resettle the Afghans who were integral to Canada’s efforts in Afghanistan. In recognition of their service to Canada, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is implementing special immigration measures that will offer a path to protection in Canada for those at risk due to their work. The work at Global …

Immigrants of Distinction Awards (IDA) open until Monday, July 26, 2021

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A few days left before the Immigrants of Distinction Awards (IDA) nominations close. You can nominate an outstanding immigrant or refugee, an organization, or yourself by Monday, July 26th, 2021. The IDA is a key annual event that honours and celebrates the talent, excellence, and positive impact of immigrants and refugees. To nominate, visit: https://www.cognitoforms.com/MosaicEventTravelManagement/IDA2021Nominations For more on this update …

AHS launches new virtual wellness courses

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Alberta Health Services has launched a new online wellness series free for Albertans in summer and fall. Courses are ranging in topics from managing reactions, healthy thinking and increasing confidence through effective problem solving. Albertans who are interested in learning skills to cope with change, deal with stress, and pursue goals are welcomed to register for any or all courses. …