Our Solidarity on Kamloops Indian Residential School

Our solidarity on Kamloops Indian Residential school

Along with all the Canadians, NEARC Inc. deeply mourns at the death of 215 innocent Indigenous children whose lives were taken at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School, BC. This discovery of the dark past of colonial legacy sparked strong emotions throughout Canada, particularly in the Indigenous communities. History reveals some 150,000 Indian, Inuit and Metis youngsters in total were …

Giving young Manitobans the skills and experience they need to launch meaningful careers

Canada’s continued prosperity depends on young Canadians launching meaningful careers. By helping them gain the skills and experience they need for a fair chance at success, the Government of Canada is investing in its greatest asset—its people. Today, Rodger Cuzner, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of …

Federal government grants money to help newcomers find employment

On Jan. 23, MP for Winnipeg Centre Robert-Falcon Ouellette, on behalf of Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, announced a funding of $95,867 for the Neighborhood Empowerment and Resource Centre under the Career Focus Program for the Enabling Work Force In Manitoba (ENWIN) project. ENWIN is a tri-party initiative of Employment and Social Development Canada, currently being …

Truth and Reconciliation Commission Letter

Bijaya Pokharel Executive Director Neighborhood Empowerment & Resource Centre Inc. 1655­400 Webb Place Winnipeg, MB R3B 3J3 To Mr. Bijaya Pokharel, Thank you for contacting the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and for your continued support of this important work. We were extremely grateful for your letter of appreciation, and appreciate your willingness to move reconciliation forward. As the Commission’s work …