Internet Links:
Immigrant Service Agencies

All links are to external web sites.
Vancouver Community College assumes no responsibility for their content or functionality.

Website Owner and Location Description
1. Burnaby Multicultural Society Burnaby Multicultural Society
Burnaby, B.C.
Provides direct services to newcomers to Canada and promotes federal, provincial and civil multiculturalism policies. It offers Settlement and Integration Programs and Services, Public Awareness and Education, Community Development and Outreach.
2. Human Resources and Skills Development Canada Service Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
Enables Canadians to participate fully in the workplace and the community. It administers the Employment Insurance Act, the Canada Pension Plan, the Old Age Security Act, the Canada Labour Code ... with the objective of enhancing employment, encouraging equality and promoting social security.
3. Immigrant Services Society Immigrant Services Society
of British Columbia
Vancouver, B.C.
ISS is a non-profit organization that plays an important role in the settlement, training and integration of immigrants and refugees from the day they arrive in Canada.
4. Legal Services Society of B.C. Legal Services Society
Vancouver, B.C.
Legal Services Society provides emergency service referrals for family issues to clients who are eligible for these referrals.
5. MOSAIC:
Multilingual Orientation Service Association for Immigrant Communities
MOSAIC
Vancouver, B.C.
Non-profit agency dedicated to serving the settlement and integration needs of new immigrants and refugees. It offers services in translation, interpretation, desktop publishing and consultations in foreign languages.
6. North Shore Multicultural Society North Shore Multicultural Society
North Vancouver, B.C.
North Shore Multicultural Society is a non-profit community based organization serving newcomers, providing cross cultural understanding and equality for all people in North Shore.
7. Pacific Immigrant Resources Society Pacific Immigrant Resources Society
Vancouver, B.C.
Pacific Immigrant Resources Society is a non-profit, community based organization that has been providing services for immigrant women and their young children in Vancouver since 1975. PIRS programs and services provide new Canadian women with opportunities to develop knowledge, skills and confidence needed to participate more actively in the community
8. Service Canada Centre Burnaby
Local Employment Services
Service Canada
Burnaby, B.C.
Provides assistance to eligible clients who are interested in training to get back to work and who will attend a public or registered private training institute as regular students.
9. Strathcona Employment Assistance Services Strathcona Employment Assistance Services
Vancouver, B.C.
Richmond, B.C.
The Canada Employment Assistance Program provides employment counselling and job placement services for Chinese (Cantonese-Mandarin) speaking immigrants in Greater Vancouver.
10. S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
United Chinese Community Enrichment Services Society
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation
Vancouver, B.C.
A not-for-profit charitable organization that helps promote the well-being of Canadians and new immigrants and their participation in a just, equitable, and culturally diverse society by providing a range of services, community development and advocacy.
11. Welcome BC Ministry of Attorney General
Victoria, B.C.
Government of British Columbia's official site for Immigration and Welcoming Communities.
12. Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre
Vancouver, B.C.
Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre provides information, referrals, training and resources to families, individuals and organizations who are seeking the best care and early learning for children.