PODCAST: Newcomers and Enough for All

Creating a sense of belonging by providing support and removing barriers

26 January 2022

Check out this episode of Let's Talk Poverty. Jaclyn Silbernagel chats with Celestina Akinkunmi about how the Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association (CIWA) is a diverse settlement agency. Sharing insights on how providing resources and supports makes a difference in how newcomers navigate and adjust to life in Canada and the importance of removing language barriers from the equation.

You'll learn more about the meaningful partnerships that help CIWA respond to the unique and individual needs of immigrant women and girls, and their families, and the importance of addressing basic needs and root causes.