Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

February 25, 2009 17:12 ET

Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Rick Dykstra to Attend Settlement Workers in Schools Conference 2009 in Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 25, 2009) - Rick Dykstra, MP for St. Catharines and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism will address attendees of the Settlement Workers in Schools (SWIS) Conference. He will be available to media following the speech.

The SWIS program began in 1999 as a partnership of Settlement Agencies, School Boards and Citizenship and Immigration Canada to assist newcomers in their adjustment to the educational system.



WHEN: Thursday, February 26, 2009

TIME: 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: Sheraton on the Falls Hotel
5875 Falls Avenue
Niagara Falls, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    Minister's Office
    Alykhan Velshi
    Alykhan.Velshi@cic.gc.ca
    or
    Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    Communications Branch
    Madona Mokbel
    416-954-7868