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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

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Immigrant Services Calgary hosted its second online Virtual Career Fair (VCF) on October 3 and 4, 2018. The event was free for both professional newcomer jobseekers and employers, and was accessible online across Canada. 

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New Visa Application Centres open in Asia-Pacific, the Americas, Europe and Africa - IRCC
Canada is expanding its biometrics collection program and is now taking steps to prepare for December 31, 2018, when nationals from countries in Asia, Asia Pacific and the Americas will need to give their biometrics (fingerprints and a photo) when applying for a visitor visa, study or work permit, or for permanent residence. - Source: IRCC's website.
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ISC Volunteer Don Wall Receives the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers
Immigrant Services Calgary (ISC) is pleased to congratulate long-time volunteer, Don Wall, on receiving the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers in recognition of his exceptional volunteer contributions. Over the past four decades, Don has devoted his life to serving immigrants and refugees and empowering them to become contributing members in Canadian society. Don has made enormous contributions through undertaking a variety of volunteer roles, including serving as community host, cultural broker, ESL instructor, refugee sponsor, employment coach, and Income Tax Clinic consultant and trainer. 
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Suncor Networking event, what a beautiful day!
Friday Oct 26, Suncor Managers and professionals from various departments worked closely with Immigrant Services Calgary's highly skilled professionals and invited them to practice elevator pitch, resume and interview preparation, as well as panel discussion. Highly skilled professional invited by ISC participated, connected and networked with Suncor team and learned new tips and strategies especially when it comes interview skills. Thank you Suncor team for giving back to our community. The event was professional, successful and we look forward for more events with your team.
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The Youth Inclusive Program (YIP) is hosting a Summer Jobs 101 workshop for immigrant youth (ages 12-20) on Thursday June 14th from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. This is a great opportunity for youth to learn new skills and understand the importance of finding employment. The event is open to all newcomer youth. 

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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.

Online Quiz

Please note that the only official study guide for the citizenship test is “Discover Canada: The Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship”. It is free, and available at Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada’s website.

Get ready to do your 2017 income tax and benefit return

Immigrant Services Calgary is offering free volunteer-led tax preparation clinics. Our Canada Revenue Agency community tax volunteers will complete simple tax returns for low income immigrants and convention refugees. For more information about the Tax Preparation Clinic, please see the poster below.



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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”. 

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