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APR
2014

ISIS Recognized as one of Canada’s Best Places to Work!

We are delighted to announce that ISIS is being recognized as one of this year’s Best Workplaces in Canada for 2014 by Great Place to Work Institute Canada and received the award at a ceremony last night in Toronto! This award is presented to the 50 Best Workplaces in Canada...
16
APR
2014

Facts & Statistics

We would like to share a couple of new resources for facts and statistics on immigration and refugees in Canada. We have updated our Facts and Statistics section with some new interactive infographics - here is one created for Permanent Residents in Canada by Province 2012...
11
APR
2014

Helping new immigrants find their smile

This article is found on the Dal News website - story by Katie Ciavaglia, photo by Chris Parent
A new program for Dental Hygiene students at Dalhousie is helping provide them with access to more complex cases while teaching them about giving back to the...
04
APR
2014

Building Your Community through Volunteering

From April 6-12 Canada will be celebrating National Volunteer Week! This is time to recognize the incredible efforts of our community volunteers. Volunteering is a great way to contribute and meet new people. Non-profits and community organizations of all sorts depend on...
31
MAR
2014

Nova Scotia Adult Learners’ Week

The Halifax Life-Long Learning Committee invites you to celebrate Nova Scotia Adult Learner’s Week on April 3 at the Alderney Gate Library in Dartmouth. NSALW celebrates learning and honours the people, partners and opportunities that are making a difference in HRM. I...
24
MAR
2014

Hands On Practice Program for Internationally Educated Dentists

This university based-program is designed to provide you with an opportunity to work on adapting your clinical skills to the level of Canadian standards dental practice. The program is also intended to assist you to prepare for the “Assessment of Clinical Skills Examination”. For...
20
MAR
2014

New Program to Sponsor Refugees

The Blended Visa Office-Referred (VOR) program is designed to resettle refugees to Canada.  Refugees are referred by the UNHCR from abroad, not initiated by private sponsors in Canada. It is a cost-sharing arrangement between Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) and private...
18
MAR
2014

International Conference 2014 in Guidance & Career Development

Québec City Convention Centre, June 4-6, 2014 At the intersection of personal, community and work life realities ISIS is proud to be a partner of the International Conference 2014 in Guidance and Career Development of the International Association...
14
MAR
2014

On the job with ISIS and Capital Health

Featured on the Capital Health website, By Lesley-Anne Squarey Canadian health care providers are collaborating with people from all over the world at Capital Health facilities, giving foreign trained professionals important exposure to the Canadian system. During a volunteer...
14
MAR
2014

New Program for Internationally Educated Dentists

Are you planning to sit for the Assessment of Clinical Skills Exam with National Dental Examining Board in June 2014? ISIS in collaboration with Faculty of Dentistry – Dalhousie University and NS Dental Examining Board will be delivering a hands-on practice Program on April 25...
13
MAR
2014

Telling Immigrant Stories

To celebrate and raise awareness of the contributions of immigrants to Nova Scotia, ISIS is collecting stories and photographs of 25 immigrants  to be published online. We would like your help in nominating individuals and families who: moved to Nova Scotia sometime in the past...
06
MAR
2014

Multicultural Volunteer & Healthy Living Fair

Immigrants, newcomers and members of the public are cordially invited to join us for the Multicultural Volunteer and Healthy Living Fair at St. Andrew’s Community Centre, 3380 Barnstead Lane, Halifax Thursday, March 27,  5:00 – 8:30pm Friday, March 28, 9:00am – 2:30pm...