Immigrant Integration Coordination Committee (IICC)

A province-wide advisory group of AMSSA members and BC-IRCC Settlement Service representatives, the IICC oversees BC settlement programming, sector support, and ensures client needs are identified and met.

The IICC:

  • Shares information and resources.
  • Acts on issues impacting the settlement sector.
  • Provides information and recommendations to AMSSA’s Board of Directors in the area of settlement and integration.
  • Organizes learning and networking events for immigrant service providers and stakeholders.

IICC’s Goals are:

  • To improve services for immigrants, refugees and other newcomers to BC.
  • To develop client-centred policy.
  • To facilitate effective consultation.
  • To advocate for necessary change.
  • To conduct meaningful research.
  • To develop professional standards in service deliver.