Settlement & Integration Program for Newcomers

Agency: MOSAIC

Program Description:

A free service for permanent resident (PR) newcomers and live-in caregivers in Canada to help newcomers settled and integrated as they start their new lives in Canada. The program provides one-on-one appointments, workshops, field trips, English conversation circles and more. It can assists with a variety of topics, including job-readiness, basic information on Canadian law, childcare benefits, the Canadian school system, financial literacy, housing, Canadian citizenship preparation, etc. Each year, the program also runs a multilingual tax clinic.

The program bridges newcomers to the community by offering informational field trips as well as volunteering opportunities. It also has a social mentoring program, Culture Connections, which matches newcomers to a volunteer mentor.

Client Profile / Eligibility Criteria

Permanent Residents

Registration Information

Call contact number for information session date and make an appointment

Start Dates / Duration

Ongoing – call contact number for detail information

Program Fee: FREE

Contact Information

Contact: Settlement Workers

Phone: (604) 438 8214

Fax: (604) 636-4743

Email: or

Website: Visit


Various locations; check the website

Two main service hubs are:

  • MOSAIC Burnaby Centre for Immigrants, 5902 Kingsway || 604 438 8214
  • Brentwood Community Resource Centre, 2055 Rosser Ave || 604 292 3907