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South Okanagan Immigrant & Community Services

Address 508 Main Street,

Penticton, BC
V2A 5C7
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Phone (250) 492-6299
Fax (250) 490-4684
Immigrant Settlment
Key Contact Administrator

What We Offer

Early Childhood Programs

Preparing immigrant children and their parents or caregivers for school life in Canada

Employer Supports

Assisting Employers with the Immigrant Employment Process (Labour Market Opinion)

Workplace supports for Employers who employ Immigrants, Cultural supports, assistance with the "settlement" process


Immigrant Employment Services

Immigrant Employment Programs

Work Search Technique Coaching & Employment Workshops

Career Exploration & Labour Market Information

Job Postings & Employment Resources

Labour Market Mentorship

Job Shadowing/Work Experience Opportunities

Introduction to Canadian Workplace Culture

Networking Opportunities

Learning Centre

Workplace English Language Classes

Computer Studies (Computer Basics, Keyboarding, Internet, MS Office Applications, Language Learning Programs

Immigrant Support/Education

English Language & Computer Classes

Improving the English Language & Computer Skills of Newcomers to the region

Community Bridging Programs

Adult Mentoring: Matching adult newcomers to volunteers in the community to ease their transition to Canadian Culture

Buddy Program: Pairing school-age newcomers with volunteer students to make going to school less stressful

Immigrant Integration Services

Assessing needs and identifying appropriate services

Orientation information of Canadian systems, services, life and culture

Assisting in the immigration processes

Settlement work in Schools

Senior Immigrant Programming

Language and computer learning for Senior Immigrants & Social Networking

Skills Connect for Immigrants

Targeted career counselling & planning

Assessment of skills, qualifications and experience

Industry-specific skills upgrading & training

Assistance with Credential Evaluation Process & Regulating Bodies

Funding available for training & credential evaluation

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Employment Mentors

Volunteers in a variety of professions required to mentor newcomers to the community 1 - 6 hours per week up to 6 weeks

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