Welcome to Vernon and District Immigrant and Community Services Society

Our new site is currently being developed and will be available soon.

Vernon and District Immigrant Services has been assisting clients and the Community since 1989 with Settlement Issues, Employment Services and English Language Classes. Our Services are available in English, French, Spanish, Russian and German. We are a Non-Profit Society serving Immigrants and Newcomers, Visible Minorities, First Generation Canadians and their families.

Vernon and District Immigrant and Community Services Society is currently hiring for a LINC Classroom Instructor. Please click here for Job Details.

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Refugee Crisis

Syria’s civil war is the worst humanitarian disaster of our time. More than half the population of Syria are either refugees or internally displaced.

Thousands of refugees continue to flee their war torn nation taking perilous journeys to neighbouring countries, resettlement to third countries like Canada is desperately needed. 

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Do you want to improve your English skills?  Trouble finding a job?  Want to make new friends?

Vernon Immigrant Services is offering LINC Classes that are free for Permanent Residents and naturalized Canadian Citizens.  Childminding is available for parents attending class.

Learn to communicate effectively, understand more, get help with your job search, make friends and much more!

Contact Wendy by phone at 250.542.4177 or email at englishVDISS@shaw.ca

Child minding services may be provided if requested 24 hours in advance

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