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Vancouver Immigration Partnership

The Vancouver Immigration Partnership (VIP) aims to assist immigrants on their path to becoming Vancouverites

This Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) funded program is designed to assist newcomers in integrating into city life. By supporting the sharing of community-based knowledge and local strategic planning, improving accessibility to services, and the creation of the New Start Strategy,  VIP is helping newcomers on their paths to becoming Vancouverites.

New Start: A Vancouver Strategy

A settlement and integration strategy for immigrants and refugees in Vancouver




About VIP

Growing Roots: A Newcomer's Guide to Vancouver

The guide provides information and links to key services, resources and opportunities to get involved.


Newcomers' Guide

Partnershp with VAFF

The Vancouver Asian Film Festival (VAFF) and the Vancouver Immigration Partnership are partnering on the “We Heart Canada” curated short film series. Films will explore cultural identity and sense of belonging among immigrant and refugee youth.

VAFF We Heart Canada