Living in Canada

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Welcome to Canada!

Your life in Waterloo Region Starts here

Moving to a new country is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. We are glad that you have decided to make the Waterloo Region your home. YMCA Immigrant Services will work with you to successful settle in Waterloo Region. Let's get started!

On this page you will find information and resources to help you begin your settlement process in Waterloo Region. Click these links to learn more:

Welcome to Waterloo Region                                    

Learn more about living in Waterloo Region by visiting their website

Your First Two Weeks in Canada Video

The Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration Canada has made a video that will help you get ready for your new life in Canada. It will explain some of the things you should do during your first two weeks in Canada to help make the transition easier. Please click here to view the video.