Events

AMSSA and its member agencies and stakeholders organize public community events, workshops for newcomers to Canada as well as professional development training, workshops, seminars and conferences for (re)settlement, language training diversity and inclusion sector employees.

Community events and workshops which are continuous are listed below the calendar. Click here to view Ongoing Community Events

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May 2022

CAREER PATHS FOR SKILLED IMMIGRANTS

May 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

INFORMATION SESSION Please join us, if you are a foreign-trained professional from the following occupations: Social and Community Service Worker…

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Institution-Led Social Reform and Justice: Modernizing Gender Expression on Government-Issued ID

May 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The current policies for gender expression on BC government-issued ID are an example of a decade long effort in behavioural,…

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Software Quality Assurance and Testing – Occupational Panel

May 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Are you interested in a career in the Tech sector? Join our occupational panel to learn more about opportunities in…

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The Government of Canada Temporary Foreign Worker Job Bank

May 31 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Migrant worker support organizations have expressed a need for an orientation and training on the Government of Canada Temporary Foreign Worker Job Bank.…

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Ongoing Community Events/Programs

Life Skills Workshop Series: Supporting refugees from Afghanistan
Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House
April – May 2022

Community Connections
Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House
April – June 2022

NPP Program (Online/in-person)
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
May – June 2022

Circle of Security for Spanish-Speaking Families
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
May – June 2022

YWCA AFGHAN WOMEN’S EMPLOYMENT
YWCA Metro Vancouver
January 2022 – Ongoing Intake

English & Math Foundation Classes
CFEC/VSB
February-June 2022

Workplace English Class- Customer Services
Options Community Services
February-September 2022

Workplace English Class- Food Services
Options Community Services
February-September 2022

Workplace English Class- Hospitality
Options Community Services
February-September 2022

Workplace English Class- Janitorial
Options Community Services
February-September 2022

Workplace English Class- Office Administration
Options Community Services
February-September 2022

REACH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
Douglas College

REACH PROGRAM
Douglas College

Youth Employment Support Service (YES²) Program
PICS

Job Search & Personal Development Workshops For Newcomers With Disabilities
Progressive Intercultural Community Services (PICS)

Employment Support for Youth Newcomers
Progressive Intercultural Community Services (PICS)

H.E.A.L Employment Program
DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society

Online Learning for Migrant Workers in BC
ISSofBC

S.A.H.A.R.A Program
DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society

LEADS Program
WorkBC Vancouver Midtown

12 Steps Addiction Recovery
Muslim Food Bank and Community Services
Thursdays- Online

Women Self-Defense
Muslim Food Bank and Community Services
Fridays 9:30 – 11:30 am

Addiction & Mental Health Recovery
Muslim Food Bank and Community Services
Sundays 7:30 pm

ASPIRE Toastmasters Club
Muslim Food Bank and Community Services
Tuesdays 7 pm

Daily Food Distribution
Muslim Food Bank and Community Services
Everyday 5:30 pm