Hurricane Fiona - response and recovery
New Name - Same Supports and Services
Guide for Newcomers to PEI, Canada
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Things to Know

Hurricane Fiona Response and Recovery
Sep 29 2022
Help and support updates
UPDATE: IRSA's phone lines and email service have been restored. Please be patient as we catch up with any messages that may have been sent during the 5-day outage. The offices are still closed to the public as our staff deals with the storm's aftermath. Check back for updates. Meanwhile, find out about help and support available across the Island.
IRSA Employment Opportunity: Settlement Worker
Sep 23 2022
Deadline to apply: 30 September 2022
Immigrant & Refugee Services Association PEI is hiring a settlement worker for a full-time maternity leave replacement position.
IRSA Employment Opportunity: Accounting Clerk
Sep 23 2022
Deadline to apply: 30 September 2022
Immigrant & Refugee Services Association PEI is hiring an accounting clerk for a full-time term position.
IRSA Employment Opportunity: Canadian Life Skills Worker
Sep 23 2022
Deadline to apply: 30 September 2022
Immigrant & Refugee Services Association PEI is hiring a Canadian Life Skills worker for a full-time term position.

Things to Do

Canada School
An orientation program to help newcomers adjust to life in Canada
Canada School program is designed for newcomers to Canada who are new to PEI or have lived here for under two years, but all newcomers are welcome to participate. The program offers a series of presentations on various topics, delivered online or in person.
Future Readiness Program
One-on-one mentorship program for newcomer youth
Are you between the ages of 15 and 18 and have questions about your future? You are not alone! Future Readiness is a program to help young people prepare for life after high school.
Fresh Air Fun
Get some fresh air and explore PEI
Join us for Fresh Air Fun! Each week, we explore a new area of Prince Edward Island with newcomers who wish to get to know their new home better. Adults and children are welcome.

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