Newcomer Services d'Etablissement

Newcomer settlement services and programs are free of charge to eligible clients.





Settlement information and support

Our Settlement Workers can help with:

  • Access to government and local services

  • Understanding documents and application forms

  • Canadian immigration and citizenship processes

  • Heath and healthcare information

  • Social Benefits – like Employment Insurance and Child Tax Benefit

  • Employment information

  • Banking, Finances and the Tax System in Canada

  • Local Community Services and family programs

Skills for success in Canada

  • Information sessions and speaker series on many different topics (e.g. nutrition, tax, winter driving)

  • ESL practice groups and one-to-one tutoring

  • Workplace skills, preparation and training

  • Support for reading, writing, listening, speaking and communication skills

  • Immigrant Peer Educator Program

  • Workshops and training

Check out the calendar for all and upcoming events

Connect to your community

  • Join other newcomers and immigrants for information sessions, cultural sharing, and a cup of coffee

  • Find volunteer opportunities and partnerships to build Canadian experience

Services Francophones

  • Les services d’etablissement en français pour les clients admissibles sont disponibles par l’intermédiaire d’autres organisations.

  • Nous pouvons vous aider à accéder aux services en français par le biais d’organisations à Vancouver

  • Veuillez nous informer de votre préférence linguistique lorsque vous nous contactez pour la première fois.

Find services in Whistler, Pemberton, Squamish, or on the Sunshine Coast.