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​​​​​​​​2018 Newcomer Recognition Event

Halton Newcomer Strategy is now accepting nominations for 2018 Newcomer Recognition Event. You may submit a nomination online or download the nomination form 
HNS Newcomer Nomination Form-2018.docx  The deadline to submit the nominations is March 26, 2018.
 Halton Newcomer Strategy is looking for anyone you feel worthy of recognition in the following three categories:
  • ​Business: An immigrant or employer who has achieved success in the development or operation of a business or entrepreneurial venture in the region of Halton with a focus on providing a diverse work environment.
  • Community: An immigrant who strengthens community awareness about and advocates for newcomer equity and the celebration of cultural diversity in the region of Halton. 
  • Youth: An immigrant youth in secondary or post-secondary education who is dedicated to supporting immigrant integration and ​cultural awareness in the region of Halton. 
The event will be held on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm. An online registration form will be shared shortly and will be available on this page. Please see the event poster HNS 2018 Recognition event poster-P08012018.pdf
​​Halton Newcomer Heroes

With newcomers from all over the world arriving in Halton, find out what they are saying about their personal journey towards integration into the Canadian culture and labour market and let their success stories inspire you.


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​Halton Newcomer Testimonials


Watch other newcomers who have chosen to make Halton region their home.  Each person sharing their testimonial is from a different country and explains why they chose to settle here.


We want to hear your Halton Newcomer Experience!  Email us your Testimonials: