Save the date! Social Justice in Focus

Join us on Saturday, September 22 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm for the  Social Justice in Focus forum! Hear from participants who will reflect on social justice through their photos and artwork. This research project supports youth who came to the Halifax Regional Municipality as refugees. Participants explored concepts and issues of social justice and … Read more

Newcomers learn to camp

Friday was a beautiful day to learn to camp! More than 60 newcomers in language classes at ISANS took part in the Parks Canada Learn to Camp program at Westmount Park on July 13. Learn to Camp teaches participants the knowledge and skills needed to plan and camp outdoors, giving … Read more

Video: I Am Today

 Marwa Harb’s face lights up when she talks about the people she has met since arriving in Canada as a refugee from Syria. Topping her list – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. “I paint (a picture of) the prime minister,” says Marwa, 16. “I gave it to him. He was … Read more