Starting a new life in another country can be very hard, especially when you’re unfamiliar with the culture, language and laws. If you’re new to Canada, ISSofBC can help.
Since 1972, ISSofBC has been providing a variety of support services for immigrants and refugees to help them get settled, find careers and learn all they need to know about starting their new lives in Canada. Through their dedicated staff, volunteers and community partners, ISSofBC provides settlement, education and employment services for over 23,000 clients every year. Continue reading
Looking for work in Canada? ISSofBC provides several services to help you start and grow your career, including job search assistance, training, language education, and mentoring from professionals in your field. Continue reading
Do you need extra help in adapting to life in Canada? ISSofBC offers personalized support to refugees and immigrants who face multiple barriers.
- An extensive, personalized wraparound settlement plan
- One-on-one, family and group support Continue reading
Whether you’re a recent immigrant to Canada or an international student, ISSofBC can help you achieve your language goals by offering engaging English programs and classes to suit your needs and schedule. Continue reading
Danubio Aguiar, past client of ISSofBC’s Skills Connect, shares his story of immigrating to Canada from Brazil and the steps he took to achieve his career goals in a new country. Danubio was part of panel of guest speakers who shared their career success stories during the first Skills Connect for Immigrants client appreciation and networking event on July 31, 2013.