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Now Recruiting Saving Circle Participants

The Asset Building Program is now recruiting for the Saving Circle Program. Applicants are low income newcomers (in Canada for less than 5 years) who are interested to learn about money  management and able to communicate in English (Benchmark 3 or equivalent). Registration: August 20, 2018 to August 31, 2018 (in person at 215 Isabel St., […]

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Report on the CCR YAG 2017

In April, IRCOM hosted the 2017 Youth Action Gathering for the Canadian Council for Refugees. For a glimpse of what they were up to, read the report! Youth Action Gathering 2017 Report

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A Guide For Newcomer’s Regarding Indigenous People of Manitoba

MCC has created a wonderful guide regarding Indigenous People in Manitoba to help Newcomers understand the cultures and histories of Indigenous People. Check it out here: Indigenous People of Manitoba: A guide for newcomers.

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Youth Breaking Barriers

Check out this great video of youth using art to break through the barriers they face. Thanks to Youth Agencies Alliance for this project!

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New Phone System!!

On March 2, 2016, IRCOM got a new phone system. Please be patient with us as we learn all the quirks that come with it, and be sure to double check which extension you are dialing. ALL EXTENSIONS HAVE CHANGED!!! Here is a quick look at the new staff extensions:

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Manitoba’s Response to the Syrian Crisis

There have been many questions lately about how Manitoba will respond to the incoming refugees from Syria. IRCOM is not directly involved in the coordination of response, though we support the efforts in every way we can and we expect to see many of the new arrivals in our housing and our programs.

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MCSC Grant Provides a New Van!

IRCOM is pleased to announce that with the support of the Manitoba Community Services Council in the amount of 25,000$, we will be able to purchase a much needed van for transporting our program participants. A big thanks to MCSC!

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ASP October Calendars

Children’s Program October 2015 Youth Program October 2015

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ASP July-August 2015 Calendars

Children’s July-August 2015 Youth July-August 2015

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2014-2015 Annual Report

Our latest Annual Report is now available to read! Check it out here: IRCOM annual report 2014-2015

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