Welcome to Canada

By Joseph Chander Almost 17 years ago I landed in Toronto from Chennai, India, with an immigrant visa, with $600, along with a heavy heart and many questions in my head. It was the first time I left my home country to experience many firsts in my life – staying by myself, planning my life, … Continue reading Welcome to Canada


Markham Newcomers Network

Here are 3 Stories: Written by Jon Roland Six months ago Sayid, his wife, Kamar, and their two sons arrived in Markham, Ontario. 18 months earlier they abandoned their family business and fled the only home they ever knew. Men with guns were approaching their city claiming they were creating a new country with new … Continue reading Markham Newcomers Network