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.

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In-TAC 3rd Virtual Career Expo

September 21, 2017 @ 6:00 am - September 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

Free

In-TAC 3rd Virtual Career Expo is an initiative of International Talent Acquisition Centre (In-TAC), the employment services division of the Ottawa Chinese Community Service Centre (OCCSC). In-TAC Pre-Arrival Services for new immigrants is a national program managed by In-TAC, in partnership with Immigrant Services Society of BC (ISSofBC), Immigrant Services Calgary (ISC) and Ottawa Chinese Community Service Centre (OCCSC). The program is funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).

The Virtual Career Expo is open to all job seekers legally eligible to work in Canada, including permanent residents, refugees, pre-arrival immigrants to Canada, work permit holders, and Canadian citizens. Job seekers are encouraged to pre-register for this free online event at https://www.in-tac-expo.com. Registration will be open until September 20, 2017.

Details

Start:
September 21, 2017 @ 6:00 am
End:
September 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.in-tac-expo.com/

Organizer

ISSofBC
Phone:
(604) 684-2561
Website:
www.issbc.org

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