Monday, January 11, 2021 - 8:30 AM

Virtual Form Premieres

St. John's LIP Logo

Are you new to the City and looking to make connections? 

The St. John’s Local Immigration Partnership (LIP) is a collaborative community initiative dedicated to improving immigrant integration and retention by helping newcomers fully engage in all aspects of social, economic and cultural
life in St. John’s. The St. John’s LIP, established in 2015 and hosted by the City of St. John’s, is co-chaired with the Association for New Canadians and is funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada. There are currently more than 60 LIP's across Canada, including seven in Atlantic Canada. 
On January 11 and 12 at 11:00 a.m., the St. John’s Local Immigration Partnership is premiering a YouTube event for newcomers to the city of St. John’s.

My New St. John’s Live is a lunch and learn event that brings alive via a virtual forum and live chat with community stakeholders offering programs and services for newcomers to St. John’s.

Participants in Day1 (January 11) include:

  • ABC Life Literacy
  • Sharing Our Cultures Inc.
  • Association for New Canadians
  • Public Legal Information Association of NL
  • McInnes Cooper Law Firm
  • AXIS Career Services
  • Newfoundland and Labrador Public Libraries (NLPL)
  • Skills Canada
  • St. John's Women's Centre

Day 2 (January 12) inlcudes:

  • Academy Canada
  • Association for New Canadians, Community Connections Coordinator
  • Association for New Canadians, Director of Language Services
  • Genesis
  • City of St. John's, Engage St. John's
  • TODOS Production
  • Corporate Dynamics
  • YWCA St. John's
  • Fédération des francophones de  Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador