Orientation Program

The Orientation Program supports immigrants during their settlement process. The Orientation Program is a series of information sessions.

Starting Point Program

This program is an orientation to Nova Scotia that provides you with information on:

  • life in Canada
  • family life and parenting
  • housing and apartment living
  • health care
  • public transportation
  • education and training
  • banking and managing finances

This program is delivered twice a day. You can sign up for this program during your intake session, or contact Alex Atiol at info@isisns.ca

Seasonal Preparation Sessions

These sessions are delivered in the LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) classes in HRM (Halifax Regional Municipality). In these sessions you will get information on:

  • income tax return
  • summer recreation
  • winter in Canada
  • waste management
  • volunteering in Canada
  • personal safety
Workshop Series

These are a series of workshops that are delivered in the evenings. In these sessions you will get information on:

  • Canadian laws
  • Canada’s health care system
  • finance and management
Get Started

To access any ISIS services you must first register with us. Visit Get Started at ISIS for more information.