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.

Hire a permanent foreign worker

Hire foreign workers and recent graduates to fill labour or skills shortages. Support an employee in their journey to permanent residence.

Newcomers Guide: Municipality of South Bruce Peninsula

Discover the comprehensive guidebook designed to empower newcomers to the Municipality of South Bruce Peninsula, equipping them with the knowledge and access they need to navigate and benefit from essential community services.

Outreach services for employers hiring foreign workers

We have outreach officers who can help Canadian employers learn how Canada’s economic immigration programs can be used to support their hiring needs and help drive economic growth.

Your Community in Bruce County

Bruce County is a county in Southwestern Ontario, Canada. It has eight lower-tier municipalities: Arran-Elderslie, Brockton, Huron-Kinloss, Kincardine, Northern Bruce Peninsula, Saugeen Shores, South Bruce, and South Bruce Peninsula. Visit their websites and find out all about living and working those municipalities.

Also check out the Municipality Welcome Packages page on GBLIP website. It provides information specifically to help newcomer residents navigate as they settle into their new homes.

Newcomer Information Bruce Grey

This site was created to help Newcomers to Bruce and Grey find community services in the area. Categories have been created to make it easier to find helpful programs and services. You can start searching now using these categories. All information on the site is written in English but can be translated wherever the Google Translate icon is available on a page.

Your Community in Grey County

Grey County is a county in Southwestern Ontario, Canada. It has nine lower-tier municipalities: The Blue Mountains, Chatsworth, Georgian Bluffs, Grey Highlands, Hanover, Meaford, Owen Sound, Southgate, and West Grey. Visit their websites and find out all about living and working those municipalities.

Also check out the Municipality Welcome Packages page on GBLIP website. It provides information specifically to help newcomer residents navigate as they settle into their new homes.

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.

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