Immigrant Welcome Centre

Free Professional Services for Immigrants & Newcomers

To our clients and community partners:

The Immigrant Welcome Centre is still here to serve you! During this time, as we all do our part to limit the spread of the COVID19 virus, we are working to serve clients by phone and internet only. Our offices are not taking in-person appointments or visits. If you need help with settlement or immigration questions, we will continue to do our best to help. Please contact us by phone or e-mail to book an appointment.

 

Campbell River: 250-830-0171    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Courtenay: 250-338-6359    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
North Island Toll Free: 1-855-805-0171    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Please note that our social programs have been cancelled until further notice and our language classes, which run September to June, resumed in a limited online format as of April 1st. Participants and students will be kept informed of any changes for the September classes.

 

Service requests and communications from our community partners are still welcome by phone or email however community meetings will be cancelled or moved to an online format on a case-by-case basis
and participants will be informed.

 

We will provide updates as the situation evolves, and if you have any questions,
please reach out to us by phone or email.

 

Thank you for helping us keep our staff, clients, families and communities safe.


In accordance with Worksafe BC, MISA has created a COVID 19 Safety Plan(Link to PDF)

 

 

Trusted Resources

For more information about COVID 19 and how to stay safe, visit the following trusted sites:

Health Link BC Corona Virus / COVID 19

BC Centre for Disease Control  –  Available in 7 Languages

COVID-19 BC Support App and Self-Assessment Tool

COVID-19 Provincial Support and Information

 


Thriving Together

Currently MISA is reaching out to international newcomers through the Welcoming Communities Coalition to collect their stories about how they are feeling more connected, or less connected to their community during COVID 19. Their stories, called Thriving Together, are being posted regularly on our blog at https://immigrantwelcome.ca/blog

 

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