Immigrant Welcome Centre

Free Professional Services for Immigrants & Newcomers


Becoming a Member

There is no cost to become a member of the Coalition. Members can include businesses, community services or health Welcoming Communities Coalitionproviders, non-profits and advocacy organizations, all levels of government, cultural or faith based groups, charities and any interested individual community members.

In fact, members cabe anyone with a commitment to growing diversity and equal opportunities in the Comox Valley and the greater Campbell River area.


Some of the Coalition’s objectives are to: 

  • Engage a broad-based membership developed
  • Ensure our community and newcomer needs are assessed in a coordinated manner, and enhanced awareness of needs among a wider array of local actors
  • Increased capacity to support the integration of newcomers and to foster welcoming communities, including welcoming and receptive labour markets at the community level
  • Enhanced responsiveness of non-settlement services to the needs of newcomers and communities
  • Improved coordination of services at the community level and thereby enhanced accessibility and uptake
  • Sustaining partnerships at the community level
  • Improved outcomes for newcomers


Please review the Terms of Reference here.


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We look forward to hearing from you!


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