ISANS announces the continuation of Settlement Online Pre-Arrival program through $13.1 million in funding from IRCC

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada announced $13.1 million dollars in funding for ISANS to continue its Settlement Online Pre-Arrival (SOPA) program. This groundbreaking program developed and overseen by ISANS ensures that immigrants arrive prepared for their new life in Canada.

“Our mission is to help immigrants build a future in Nova Scotia. This funding will allow us to better prepare newcomers for their arrival in Canada through SOPA’s expanded pre-arrival services, alleviating some of the stresses associated with the settlement process,” says Jennifer Watts, CEO of ISANS…

News Release: Historic multi-year immigration plan sets out highest levels in recent history

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, November 1, 2017. Growing Canada’s Economic Future           Historic multi-year immigration plan sets out highest levels in recent history November 1, 2017—Toronto, ON—For years, we’ve seen how immigration strengthens Canada by spurring innovation and economic growth, supporting diverse and inclusive communities. Today, the Honourable Ahmed … Read more

Changes to Citizenship Act

On October 11, 2017, some changes to the Citizenship Act as a result of Bill C-6 become law. Here are some of the changes that you need to know about before applying for your citizenship. Physical presence You must be physically present in Canada for 3 out of the last … Read more