Connecting with others in your new community is an important step in the settlement process. Making new friends and contacts will help you feel at home in Canada. It may also help you advance your professional goals by creating a network of people that can support you in your search for work. There are many different ways in which you can connect with others in your new city or town. You will find some options below.
- Immigrant-serving organizations
- Community centres
- Sports teams and sports centres
- Joining associations or social clubs
- Getting involved in your child’s school
- Places of worship
- Your neighbourhood
Contact our Settlement team at Regional Connections (204-325-4059) for more information on current activities and events that will help connect you to your new community.
Contact our Volunteer Coordinator at Regional Connections (204-325-4059) if you would like to volunteer at or through Regional Connections.