New to Canada?

Need help in adapting to life in York Region?

We are here to help you!

 

Settlement services are provided for immigrant families and individuals in over 30 languages. Our goal is to help newcomers settle and integrate into communities in York Region.Our friendly and experience settlement professionals can help you. Settling in Canada is easier together. Every year, over 5000 immigrants receive our assistance.

Individual and group sessions are provided in over 30 languages offering:

  • INFORMATION about your needs during settlement and integration process

  • ORIENTATION to Canadian life and culture

  • REFERALL and service linking to government and community resources

  • INTERPRETATION and cultural understanding

Settlement counsellors will help you:

  • Learn about York Region health, legal, transportation and other services

  • Get a language assessment and register for language classes

  • Get your credentials recognized and look for a job

  • Fill out government forms and applications

  • Sign up your kids for school

  • Find a place to live

  • Connect with community and volunteer opportunities

Please call us at Toll-free: 1-877-761-1155 or 289-842-3124, 289-842-3128 to make appointment or visit one of our locations at http://welcomecentre.ca/contact/index.html

Services for Immigrants and Refugees