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Tax Clinic for Newcomers

The Durham Welcome Centres are offering free tax clinics for newcomers from February 21 to April 30, 2018.

The Region of Durham, Social Services is encouraging all residents to file their income tax to take advantage of under-accessed benefits and tax credits. 70 more words


This is a Marathon Not a Sprint: A Love Letter to the SCA Newbie

As you attend your first events and marvel at all the wonders this society provides you- keep a few thoughts close to your heart.

Firstly, you don’t have to rush, there’s time to relax and I encourage you to relax often. 364 more words

New Program for Newcomers

Thanks to funding from the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration (MCI); we are building on our services to newcomers with the introduction of Path to Newcomers Success (PNS). 118 more words

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A Missive about Pennsic from the Society Chatelaine


Pennsic is rapidly approaching and we are starting to work on some plans to make it an even better experience for any newcomers in attendance. 558 more words


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I was diagnosed with PCOS in October of 2005. Since then, it has been a 13-year struggle adventure including weight gain, hair issues, metformin, byetta, insurance riders, denied insurance claims, depression, anxiety, welbutrin, and most importantly  229 more words


Newcomers: Part 1 of 2

Hi all!

It’s going to have to be a two- (or perhaps three?) parter, I’m afraid (EDIT 19/02/18 – it’s a two parter!!), if I’m to get it in before tomorrow! 495 more words

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