What we offer


  • Access to expert team of employment counsellors
  • Services to meet unique needs of women jobseekers
  • Workshops in an all-women environment
  • Connection to employers and employer networking events
  • Referrals to employer interviews
  • Mentoring and internship options
  • Child-minding and bus tickets for workshops
  • Choice of six convenient locations in Metro Vancouver
You can join if you are:
  • an immigrant woman (priority to visible minority newcomers)
  • permanent resident (BC), refugee (Government-Assisted and Privately-Sponsored), or Protected Person (priority to those in Canada five (5) years or less)
  • caregiver with approval in principle
  • assessed at CLB 5 English level
  • Committed to actively looking for work
Locations Available


  • Career action planning
  • Personal development workshops in an all-women environment
  • Help with finding paid employment
  • Connections to employers and networking events
  • Referrals to employer interviews
  • Connections to mentoring and/or internship options

Contact us

Vancouver: 604-684-3599
Burnaby: 604-395-8000
Coquitlam (Cottonwood): 778-383-1438
Coquitlam (Lincoln): 778-284-7026
Langley: 604-510-5136
Maple Ridge: 778-372-6567
New Westminster: 604-522-5902
or email: jobquest@issbc.org