Settlement & Integration

Through our Settlement and Integration Program, we assists newcomers and their families through the provision of multilingual and multicultural services in order to facilitate their successful adaptation and integration processes in Canada.  Our settlement and integration services offer a host of solutions, with a step-by-step guidance from our friendly, patient, educated staff.

An overview of our services:

  • Information on  legal rights and responsibilities for new residents of Canada
  • Access to health and wellness information, including medical, dental and recreation resources and programs
  • Information on banking, budgeting, financial support programs and other social services available
  • Housing and Tenancy
  • Referral to Federal and Provincial programs and services such as:  Child Tax Benefits, Medical Service Plan, and Income Assistance
  • Assistance filling out applications for child tax credits, income supports and other important social benefits
  • Labour Market information and employment referral
  • Employment Standards
  • Guide through the Education System
  • Stress Support (ie. Culture Shock)
  • Permanent Resident Card renewals
  • Citizenship application and preparation for test/interview

 

We serve clients in Kamloops and surrounding areas. Our Settlement & Integration Counsellors are fluent in Punjabi, Hindi, Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese and French.

For more information or to book an appointment please call: 778-470-6101 / 1-888-672-0855 (toll-free)

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