Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) Update

Lejia Feng Citizenship & Immigration, Newcomer Information, Settlement & Community News

On October 10, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will begin sending Invitations to Apply to potential sponsors who previously submitted their applications. Invitations will be sent by email over the next two weeks. Family reunification is a pillar of Canada’s immigration system, and Canada will continue to reunite families by accepting up to 15,000 complete applications for sponsorship under …

Free Online Supports for Parents

Michelle Mak Community, COVID-19, Daily Life, Newcomer Information

Parents who are experiencing anxious children or teenagers can receive FREE evidence based, online programs (Triple P Online and Teen Triple P Online). There are also free downloads and resources to help families to cope with the emotional challenges and ongoing effects of the COVID-19 global pandemic. The resources are available on https://www.triplep.online/alberta Triple P Online and Teen Triple P Online …

Getting ready for school should not be stressful!

Settlement ISC Settlement & Community News

This is that time of the year when we say good-bye to the lazy days of summer and turn our attention to the new school year. The new online Alberta Education’s Back to School Toolkit is packed with important and useful information to help students, parents, and teachers get a positive and healthy start to the new school year. For …