Resources

National

  • Discover Canada citizenship test guide is now available as an audio eBook.
  • Citizenship and Immigration Canada: The Government of Canada’s online immigration portal with information on moving to Canada, applying for citizenship and multiculturalism.
  • The Maytree foundation: A Canadian charity focused on reducing poverty in Canada by offering training, networking and other resources.
  • Metropolis Canada: An international research and public policy network focused on immigrant integration in Canada with several provincial divisions.
  • International Experience Canada (IEC): A partnership program with many countries allowing youth to travel to Canada to work, study and explore. French citizens between 18 and 35 can see this program.
  • Canadian Council for Refugees: A non-profit umbrella organization focused on the protection and settlement of refugees in Canada.
  • Institute for Canadian Citizenship: A national, non-profit organization focused on helping new citizens by connecting them with established citizens and promoting Canadian experiences.
  • Immigration Business Network (ib2ib): A Canada-wide interactive website for business immigrants settling in Canada. Located in Quebec.
  • Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC): is the Government of Canada’s national housing agency and the go-to resource to help people settle in Canada. Their website for new Canadians offers a range of information on buying and renting a home in eight languages.

Manitoba

  • Immigrate to Manitoba: The Government of Manitoba’s official web portal for information about immigrating and settling in the province
  • Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program: A partnership with the Government of Canada intended to recruit skilled workers to the province.
  • Immigrant Centre: A resource and training centre in Winnipeg focused on helping new immigrants integrate within the province.
  • Business Council of Manitoba: A group of professionals in Manitoba focused on the province’s economic and community growth, including immigration policy.
  • MTS: Cell phone, home phone, internet, and TV services specially priced for newcomers.