IMMIGRANT AGENCIES’ HELP FOR NEWCOMERS TO CANADA
Newcomers may face several barriers to settlement in the initial times.
Difficulties faced by new arrivals to Canada—Newcomers taking a decision to immigrate to Canada may experience difficulties after coming here. These could be employment issues, discrimination, housing, language problems and inexperience regarding various Canada laws and Canadian customs. And all these could have a lasting impact on the newcomers to Canada.
Newcomers to Canada may be relieved to know that immigrant settlement agencies provide help to newly arrivals for ensuring easier and early settlement in Canada.
Immigration integration services for newcomers in Canada—To help newcomers overcome difficulties related to settlement in Canada, services are offered by immigration integration agencies. One such agency is the Immigrant Settlement and Integration Services agency.
It helps immigrants with problems related to jobs, language barrier and several other settlement issues. For this, a special orientation program is available to offer all the help to immigrant during the process of their settlement.
Pre-arrival assistance to newcomers—Immigrants coming to Canada are given pre-arrival assistance through different programs meant for them. The aim of such programs is to enable newcomers get integrated in Canada smoothly and at the earliest. Language skills training is given to immigrants for getting equipped to perform well in Canada citizenship test.
And immigrants aspiring to become Canada citizens are offered assistance for preparation of Canada citizenship test.
The best thing is that such information can be had by just going online. During such preparation, the immigrants are given knowledge and all the related information with regard to rights and responsibilities of Canada citizenship including important facts of Canadian economy, Canada regions, federal elections, judicial system of Canada and Canadian history.
More help in the offing for newcomers in Canada–In addition, the government of Canada is doing all it should to make the transition of newcomers to Canada an easy affair. This becomes all the more relevant keeping in view the fact that Canada attracts nearly 250,000 foreigners under different immigration categories each year.
For this, projects like the PPP(Pathways to Prosperity Partnership) are initiatives aimed to help newcomer settlement in Canada. More and more foreigners will be attracted to come and live in Canada through such immigration programs.