Canada School — An orientation program to help new immigrants adjust to life in Canada

Canada School program is designed for immigrants who are new to PEI or have lived here for under two years, but all newcomers are welcome to participate. The program offers presentations on various topics, delivered online or in person.

Each topic is presented by the orientation coordinator or experts on the subject, and participants can ask questions in a supportive, friendly environment.

The topics include:

  • Life in PEI and Canada
  • Transportation, insurance, and communications
  • Government programs and services
  • Banking, managing finances, and security
  • Housing and apartment living
  • Canadian health care
  • Education, training, helping children succeed
  • Family life and parenting
  • Culture shock, coping with stress, mental health
  • Employment and workplace culture
  • Canadian law and legal rights
  • Recreation and social activities

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