Culture Connections

Agency: MOSAIC

Program Description:

Make new friends and learn about Canadian culture

This program is all about becoming part of a community and feeling a sense of belonging in Canada. The program trys to create an environment where you can feel supported, encouraged and connected as you settle in Canada and build a new life here.

You will be matched with a Volunteer Culture Mentor for three months. Partners usually meet once a week for two hours. You and your Volunteer Culture Mentor can decide what to do together and when to meet together. The volunteer will help you improve your English, meet new people, try new activities, learn about Canadian life and culture, learn about Canadian services and get more involved in your local community.

Client Profile / Eligibility Criteria

You can join the program if you are at LINC Level 4 or greater, have been in Canada less than three years and can commit to meeting with your partner each week for 12 weeks.

Registration Information

Contact Darae at for more information.

Start Dates / Duration


Program Fee: FREE

Contact Information

Contact: Karen George

Phone: (604) 254-9626

Fax: (604) 636-4743


Website: Visit


MOSAIC Burnaby Centre for Immigrants
5902 Kingsway
Burnaby, V5J 1H2