We can help
Our settlement counselors can help you with:
- Job searching
- Finding a place to live
- Language assessment
- Daily life
- Filling out forms and applications
- Learning about government benefits and community resources
- Other services
VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR 2019
Immigrant Services Calgary hosted its third Virtual Career Fair (VCF) on March 13 & 14, 2019. The event is free for professional newcomer job seekers and will be accessible online across Canada. At the Virtual Career Fair, you will be able to interact with recruiters and employers, apply for jobs and get more information on the careers available in Canada.
June of 2019 marks the first Filipino Heritage Month. This was decided on October 30, 2018 in recognition of Canadians of Filipino descent and the contributions they have made to our country. Happy Filipino Heritage Month!...
Canada is launching two new pilots to help caregivers who come this country in hopes of making it their permanent home. On June 18, 2019, the Home Child Care Provider and Home Support Worker will replace the Caring for Children and...
Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot Takes Off – Eleven Communities to Attract Newcomers to Support Middle-class Jobs
Eleven rural and northern communities have been selected by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) as part of the new Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot to invite newcomers to make these communities their forever homes....
The Calgary Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) plans and coordinates emergency services and resources during major emergencies and disasters. We also work with the community to provide emergency preparedness education to help citizens...
As of June 4, 2019, Canadian citizens and residents who do not identify exclusively as female or male can have an “X” printed on their passport, travel document, citizenship certificate or permanent resident card. Those who would like...
The Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada department of the Government of Canada is opening an inventory of various administrative positions across Canada (Calgary included). This inventory will be used to establish a partially...
Next Wednesday on June 19, 2019, ISC will be celebrating World Refugee Day at the Marlborough Community Association at 5:30 PM. Refugees make a valuable contribution to Canadian society and enhance our social fabric. We want to celebrate...
Source: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada website. June 6, 2019—Toronto, ON— Canada is making it easier for newcomer women to find a job by providing the support and services they need to succeed. This will help these wom...
Starting in 2020, Canada will be launching the Rainbow Refugee Assistance Partnership that will support more Canadians in privately sponsoring LGBTQ2 refugees who are fleeing violence and persecution....
YOUTH INCLUSIVE PROGRAM
The Youth Inclusive Program (YIP) serves immigrant youth ages 12-20 throughout the city of Calgary. The YIP helps newcomers learn about Calgary through mentorship, community engagement, skill-building, field trips and social activities.
Learn More about YIP
Online Citizenship Quiz
It took courage to move to a new country. Your decision to apply for citizenship is another big step. Test yourself by taking our online Canadian citizenship quiz.
VOICES OF CALGARY
Voices of Calgary (VoC) is a local campaign that recognizes the global talent right here in our city!
VoC’s mission is to support equal opportunity in the local labor market for Calgary’s internationally trained professionals (ITPs). This is the motivation behind the campaign’s slogan “Globally Inspired – Locally Hired”.
Get ready to do your income tax and benefit return
With the tax season starting soon in 2019, Immigrant Services Calgary will be hosting income tax return information sessions. Information on the types of income that are taxable, where to get taxes done free, how to prepare for a tax appointment and more will be answered at the session.