1. Study on immigrant students in BC

    November 23, 2015 by Didi Korcheva

    A study conducted by Statistics Canada shows that immigrant students in BC are outperforming other immigrant children in Canada on standardized math tests. Immigrant students in our province also earned university degrees at a higher rate. Read more about the study in the Vancouver Su

  2. Vancouver immigrant on his road to success

    November 17, 2015 by Didi Korcheva

    Iman Aghay, one of the key speakers at the Canadian Immigration Job Fair, on how he went from homeless to entrepreneur. Listen to his inspiring interview with CBC here.

  3. Help needed for Syrian refugees coming to BC

    November 12, 2015 by Didi Korcheva

    With 25,000 Syrian refugees coming to Canada by the end of the year, according to the government, of which 3,000 to settle in BC, ISS of BC is looking for much-needed help in housing, employment assistance and settlement for the newcomers. If you or anyone you know can help, please contact ISS of BC by calling 1-844-447-9742 or emailing them at refugee.crisis@issbc.org. Read more here and visit the ISS of BC website for more information.

  4. Career, Education and Settlement Fair at the Vancouver Public Library

    October 26, 2015 by Didi Korcheva

    The Annual Career, Education and Settlement Fair at the Vancouver Public Library will take place on Monday, November 16th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Exhibitors will answer questions, there will also be a resume clinic as well as speakers. The Vancouver Public Library is located at 350 West Georgia St. This is a free event.

    For more information and to register visit Canadian Immigrant.

  5. Surrey-based organization helps immigrants adjust to life in Canada

    October 15, 2015 by Didi Korcheva

    DIVERSEcity is an organization based in Surrey that provides a wide range of services to newcomers to Canada. Their work on employment assistance was featured in Business Vancouver, check out DIVERSEcity’s website for updates on all of their programs here.

  6. North Shore programs

    October 13, 2015 by Didi Korcheva

    The North Shore Multicultural Society is offering a number of programs to help immigrants and refugees learn about life in Canada and learn or improve their English language skillls. Check out their Workshops page for more information.

  7. Finding a New Home in Vancouver

    September 24, 2015 by Didi Korcheva

    NewToBC provides information and resources for immigrants looking to establish themselves and their families in Vancouver. Read more here.


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