Workshop catalog offers unique help for newcomers

Finding their way through the many workshop services available to newcomers can be daunting. But this task is now easier with the release this week of the ISSofBC Workshop Catalog: Click here to view.

The catalog, to be released quarterly, offers detailed and user-friendly information on a broad range of workshops that assist newcomers in their settlement process.

Topics range from citizenship preparation, financial literacy to self-care and mental health supports, among others. Information is also provided in the catalog on opportunities for online social interaction and learning through peer support groups, ESL conversation circles and volunteering.

Workshop topics are organized into broad categories to facilitate searches and individual entries contain schedules, delivery languages and detailed contact info: Click here to view.

The inaugural issue of the catalog features workshops being offered online from April to June. Settlement staff look forward to being able to restore in-person services this Fall.