CIWA - New Friends and Neighbourhood Groups

The program helps immigrant women living in different areas around Calgary practice English and build friendships.

Program Details

  • Weekly group sessions
  • English conversation practice
  • Personal story-telling
  • Community resources information
  • Networking opportunities
  • Field trips and guest speakers

The program is available to all immigrant women including those who are Canadian citizens.

The program provides weekly 2 hour workshops from September to June in the following locations:

  • Beddington
  • Bowness
  • Chinatown
  • Downtown
  • Edgemont
  • Fish Creek
  • Marda Loop
  • Manchester 
  • Ogden
  • Penbrooke
  • Saddletowne 
  • Shawnessy
  • Thornhill
  • Varsity
  • Village Square 
  • Westbrook 

Free childcare and first language support is available.

Contact: 14034441752 or