Free Community Support Services for Work Permits Holders

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If you are currently living in Alberta holding a valid work permit or post-graduate open work permit, there is a free program available to support you and your dependents — Community Support Services Program run by Calgary Catholic Immigration Society.

Whether you only plan to live and work in Alberta temporarily or aim to become a Permanent Resident in the future, the Community Support Services Program is here to help you develop self-reliance, build adaptability, and integrate into the workplace.

Where can I access the program?
  • Calgary
  • Brooks
  • High River
  • Banff
What does the program offer?
  • Information sessions
  • Workshops
  • Social Cafés
  • Recreational & social events and excursions
What will I learn and how will I benefit from this program?
  • Your rights and responsibilities
  • Pathways to Permanent Residency
  • Settlement services for your family
  • Budgeting and income tax filing
  • Social Cafés (Understanding Canadian Culture, Building Your Self-Esteem, Mental Health and Wellness, Labour Exploitation: Understanding and Getting Help)
  • Recreational and Social events
Who to contact?

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