Settlement Services

2016 British Columbia Multicultural Award nominations

Nominate a multicultural champion. YOU are encouraged to nominate individuals, organizations, or businesses whose exceptional work in their communities promotes inclusion and cultural diversity. The Government of British Columbia, with...

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Fusion Festival

July 23-24, 2016 Holland Park, Surrey Named the “Best Festival” at the annual Special Event Magazine Gala Awards in 2014, Surrey’s Fusion Festival showcases and celebrates the cultural diversity of...

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RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrants of 2016 are announced

Presented by Canadian Immigrant magazine and sponsored by RBC, this annual awards program celebrates the achievements of inspiring Canadian immigrants. A true illustration of the diversity Canada represents, this year’s...

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Refugee Readiness Hub

To assist and empower individuals and refugee-serving organizations to help in the resettlement process, ISSofBC in partnership with the Province of British Columbia have created this online resource hub. Through...

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Settlement Crisis Support Services Program

Agency: Immigrant Services Society of BC (ISSofBC) Program Description: Promoting psychosocial care for the clients by: Delivering mental health and wellbeing orientation information (groups/family/individuals) to newly arrived GARs (Government Assisted...

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IM.POWER.ED Program for Work Permit Holders

Agency: MOSAIC Program Description: A free service for work permit holders (caregivers, international students with work permits, open work permit, co-op work permit).  This program provides 1-on-1 appointments, English conversation...

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