Call for Nominations #1: Videos and Briefs


The first call for nominations was launched in January 2019 and targeted the following service areas: promoting welcoming communities; language instruction in the workplace; information and orientation; supports for youth and addressing intergenerational issues; adapting settlement services and supports for rural and remote communities; and housing supports. A total of 79 nominations were received, and 6 practices were selected for further analysis.

Cultural Brokerage Program

Organization: Calgary Catholic Immigration Society
Location: Calgary, AB
Area of Practice: Supports for Youth and Addressing Intergenerational Issues

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Entry Program

Organization: Altered Minds Inc.
Location: Winnipeg, MB
Area of Practice: Information and Orientation

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WES Gateway Program

Organization: World Education Services
Location: Toronto, ON; Delivered across Canada
Area of Practice: Information and Orientation

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IRCOM House

Organization: Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba Inc.
Location: Winnipeg, MB
Area of Practice: Housing Supports

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Welcome Group Program

Organization: Together Project - A Tides Canada Initiative
Location: Toronto and Thunder Bay, ON
Area of Practice: Promoting Welcoming Communities

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Welcome Ambassador Program

Organization: Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia
Location: Halifax, NS
Area of Practice: Promoting Welcoming Communities

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