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Consulates / Embassies

Foreign diplomatic, consular and other representatives in Canada, as well as Canadian embassies, consulates and high commissions abroad.

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English as a second language

Classes for adults learning English, including LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) programs.

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French as a second language

Classes for adults learning French, including LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) programs.

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Immigration / Sponsorship

Services related to the process of immigrating to Canada, including sponsorship and appeals.

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International credentials

Services that assist in having foreign educational or occupational credentials assessed to determine Canadian equivalency for employment or other purposes. Includes organizations that provide credential assessment for a fee.

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Internationally-trained professionals

Services for professionals trained in foreign countries to find work in their occupation or a related field. May include work experience, placement, mentoring, language testing and volunteer opportunities.

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Interpretation / Translation

Programs that provide translation of written documents or oral interpretation services.

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Newcomer employment programs

Services that focus on assisting immigrants and refugees to prepare for and obtain employment.

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Refugees

Services for people in any stage of a refugee claim.

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Settlement services

Services that assist immigrants and refugees settling in Canada with their immediate needs, or with ongoing integration into Canadian society.

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