Got Dream Job Through NEARC’s ENWIN Program

I came to Canada with the mindset of getting a job instantly. I had experience of my home country, Nigeria. However, I was desperately looking for a job since last five months when I arrived in Canada. I searched for work but didn’t get any, in fact I had started losing hope, until one of my Aunties saw NEARC Inc. …

From internationally trained nurse to registered nurse in Canada

My experience with NEARC as an organization cannot be overemphasized. It has been a tremendous achievement for me in reaching my long-term goal. I am an internationally trained Nurse from Nigeria with no insight of workplace information and strategies. With the recently concluded internship, I was able to convince many employers. I got a Canadian workplace experience. Likewise, all the …

Oluwafemi Togun job’s placement at the great west life

For me, immigration was a complicated puzzle. Relocating to a new environment with an entirely new culture requires a substantial level of emotional readiness. I always thought I was prepared but unfortunately, preparation is more than just packing luggage and jumping on the plane. I arrived in Winnipeg in November 2018 as a Permanent Resident and started seeking job opportunities …

Seham Abbakar – Team Lead, NEEDS Inc.

I personally believe that in couple of years, Neighborhood Empowerment and Resource Centre (NEARC Inc.) will be one of the youth leading organizations in Canada. I joined NEARC in 2016 as part of their “Pilot Project-16”. I did four weeks of intensive employability skills training collaboratively rendered by NEARC Inc. and Boys and Girls Club of Winnipeg. After the training, …