Northern BC Newcomers Integration Services
professional staff provides integrated
services to immigrants from diverse cultural
backgrounds through our network of community
and industry connections. We help immigrants
overcome many of the language and cultural
barriers that newcomers often encounter.
These comprehensive services help immigrants
gain the knowledge and the resources
necessary to become productive and
contributing members of our community.
Employment Support Services
Provide immigrants with the
necessary support and guidance to
get connected with oil and gas
employers. Provide support services
to oil and gas employers to hire,
train and retain immigrant employees
as well as others seeking work in
the Oil and Gas Industry. Deliver
orientation workshops to the
community about the oil and gas
Settlement Information and Referral
Provide individual counseling and
telephone inquiries which include
information about employment,
housing, immigration, medical and
health services, education,
citizenship, and social benefits
etc. Other services include form
filling, liaison, and referral
services. Through our various
connections in Fort St John we can
connect you to the community or
social service you require.
Services for Immigrants
Provide newcomer orientations,
public education workshops,
workplace culture workshops,
welcoming parties to assist
newcomers in understanding community
resources, social services and
public policies in Canada.
#209, 10142-101 Ave,
Fort St John, BC V1J 2B3
Tel: (250) 785-5323
Fax: (250) 785-5687
Hours: 8:30am -4:30pm Mon-Fri
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Immigrant Settlement &
Eligible newcomers can access 1-1
services, webinars and short courses online and will also learn about in
person settlement services in Metro Vancouver.
The site is mobile-friendly and all
services can also be accessed from a smartphone. Online Webinars on
various settlement topics, Employment Skills Development for SUCCESS
course and Clear Communication for the Workplace English language course
will be ideal for busy job seekers, workers, people with family
responsibilities or those living in remote areas of BC.
Immigrant Employment Council of British
Employment Council of BC wants to connect
more immigrants to employment that reflects
their knowledge and experience.
Columbia offers a welcoming environment,
where virtually all cultural, religious and
linguistic communities are represented.
people come here and prosper is the complete
package we offer: a diverse cultural mix,
access to world markets, a growing economy,
stable government, excellent talent,
abundant natural resources, personal freedom
and unlimited opportunity.
Citizenship & Immigration Canada
Immigration Canada provides detailed
immigrating to Canada.
cases, you must apply at a
Canadian visa office outside of Canada.
In some cases, you can apply to become a
permanent resident after you arrive in
Canada. For example, live-in caregivers or
persons granted refugee protection can apply
from within Canada.
If you want to immigrate
to Canada, there are a few different ways to
apply. You will need to decide which
immigration program will work best for you
and your family.
Find out about the
requirements and the steps to apply in
several categories, or classes of
immigrants. The main classes are:
Immigrants in the economic class are
selected for their ability to contribute
to the Canadian labour market and
economic development. This includes:
economic category also includes special
groups, such as:
Immigrants in the
family class must be sponsored by
close family members who are Canadian
citizens or permanent residents.
protection to refugees or other persons
in need of protection in two ways:
meet the requirements of the class under
which you are applying.
Entering the Canadian Labour Market
to work in Canada? An essential workbook for
newcomers, will guide immigrants
intending to enter the Canadian labour
market, as well as newcomers. Using a
step-by-step approach, it includes
information on how to begin the credential
assessment process, as well as how to
explore alternatives when immediate access
to a previous profession is not possible.
Planning to work in Canada? An essential
workbook for newcomers will help you
gather information about living and working
information, please visit the
Foreign Credentials Referral Office