resources

Resources

The links below will direct you to a variety of resources related to immigration and newcomer settlement.

Government of Canada Immigration and Citizenship

Apply to travel, study, work or immigrate to Canada, apply for citizenship, a permanent resident card or refugee protection, check the status of your application or find a form.

Welcoming Communities: New Resident Toolkit

A resource guide for municipalities and community groups to support and engage new residents.

Ease Into Canada: A Manufacturing Toolkit

The Toolkit builds on the review, findings, analyses, and recommendations of a study conducted into the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats (SWOT) of the EIC program at Danby Products Limited. The findings, analyses, and recommendations from the EIC review study are included in the report, “Ease into Canada: A SWOT Analysis.”

Environmental Scan: Rural Newcomer Integration

The environmental scan conducted for this project consisted of an overview of Grey, Bruce, Huron, Perth and Wellington Counties for the purpose of exploring the current state for newcomer integration and barriers that exist. These case studies provided insights that allowed us to generate four recommendations that will provide a platform for both Grey and surrounding rural municipalities to incorporate new tools and strategies toward better attracting and retaining newcomers.

Newcomer Integration in Rural Ontario

The purpose of the discussion paper is to summarize key themes and identify areas where policy or program delivery supports could be targeted for improvement. The main aim of the White Paper is to distill the ideas that might be transferrable or adaptable by stakeholders in other parts of rural Ontario.

Making Grey Bruce Home for International Talents Project Report

As the number of international students arriving at the Georgian College Owen Sound campus increases, understanding their unique needs will help the college and community service providers support student settlement and adaptation to living, studying and working in a rural area. This report details the results of consultation with international students and college staff, to understand the students’ experiences and makes recommendations of how to support international students arriving in Owen Sound to study at Georgian College.

Making Grey Bruce Home for International Talent Case Study Report

The goal of this contextual review is to provide a strong foundation for understanding why international students are coming to Canada to study, what federal and provincial strategies are facilitating the retention of international talent in Ontario and Canada, and what efforts are underway in the region to support the success of newcomers.

Welcome to the Saugeen Ojibway Nation | A Not At All Complete guide to the Saugeen Ojibway Nation

A brief introduction to the Saugeen Ojibway (SON), its culture, and a very brief, and not at all complete, history of the SON and its Territory.

Keystone Child, Youth and Family Services

Keystone Child, Youth and Family Services has been supporting families in the Grey/Bruce community since 1974. Our mission is “Building Futures Together” and we take pride in being a trauma-informed and family-engaged organization that has built strong connections with our community partners to better provide support to newcomer and all families in Grey and Bruce County.

Saugeen Connects

Opportunity Lives Here! Hear directly from employers and employees to learn about the variety of employment opportunities available in the Saugeen Region. It's also a fantastic place to live and play too!