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Read the NMWIG blog to stay up-to-date on news, events and information about NMWIG, our members, and Migrant Farm Workers in Niagara. 


Delivering Dignity and Health to Niagara’s Seasonal Agricultural Workers

Delivering Dignity and Health to Niagara’s Seasonal Agricultural Workers

In a significant step towards improving the health and well-being of seasonal agricultural workers, the Welland McMaster Family Health Team (WMFHT) and REACH Niagara, in collaboration with the Niagara Migrant Workers Interest Group, are excited to announce a new initiative that brings essential healthcare services directly to those in need through use of REACH Niagara’s Mobile Health Clinic, powered by TELUS.

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Fundraising Campaign to Support Jose May #JoseMayneedsyourhelp

The Migrant Workers Support (MWP) Team at the Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre is starting this fundraising campaign for their client, Jose Gilberto May Cauich. Jose is a 53-year-old seasonal farm worker from Mexico, who has been recently diagnosed with End of Stage Heart Failure and Chronic Chagas disease.

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Interactive Health Workshop for Hispanic Temporary Foreign Workers

May 21, 2023 - Niagara Folk Arts' Migrant Workers Support Team (MWP) is organising Interactive Health Workshop for Hispanic Temporary Foreign Workers.

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Call for Exhibitors: Register NOW to Be Part of Our 2023 Health Fair

We would like to invite your agency/business to participate in the 2023 Health Fair for Migrant Workers that will inform workers of your services or provide them with information.

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2023 Health Fairs for Migrant Farm Workers

2023 Health Fairs for Migrant Farm Workers

The Niagara Migrant Workers Interest Group (NMWIG), in partnership with Positive Living Niagara, is hosting two Health Fairs for Migrant Workers this June.

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2021 Virtual Care Fair For Migrant Farm Workers

2021 Virtual Care Fair For Migrant Farm Workers

On Sunday, June 6 at 7:00 PM you are invited to join us on YouTube for our Virtual Care Fair for Migrant Farm Workers. Domingo 6 de Junio a las 7:00 PM estan invitados a nuestra Feria Virtual de Bienestar para Trabajadores Agricolas Temporales a travez de YouTube.

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Niagara Migrant Workers Bicycle Safety Rodeo & Information Fair

NMWIG is pleased to announce that we are partnering with the Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Safety Committee for this years Migrant Workers Summer Festival!

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Another Successful Summer Festival!

Posted in 2018

Thank you to all our generous sponsors and dedicated volunteers for helping NMWIG make our 10th annual Summer Festival a success!

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Migrant Workers in Canada - Article Round-up (May 2018)

Posted in 2018

List of articles about migrant farm workers in Canada from May 2018.

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The Summer Festival for Migrant Farm Workers in Niagara

Posted in 2018

The Niagara Migrant Workers Interest Group (NMWIG) is excited to host the 10th Annual Summer Festival this year!

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