Building Community

The Edmonton Local Immigration Partnership works towards the creation of community-based partnerships to not only bring opportunities to fruition but to bring them to the communities around us.

Reimagining ELIP - Engagement Sessions

The reimagining of the Edmonton Local Immigration Partnership (ELIP) is an opportunity to build a collective of Edmonton stakeholders committed to ensuring newcomers have the pathways and resources to succeed and thrive in Edmonton. This collective will include organizations both inside and outside the settlement sector, representatives from government systems, and most importantly, newcomers with lived experience.

We’d like you to join the journey and be a part of the conversation. Register for an upcoming engagement session.

 

Session I

November 3

9:30 am to 12 noon

Session II

1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

November 6

Session III

November 17

1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Session IV

November 26

9:30 am to 12 noon

It's a
Community Effort

COVID-19 is having a significant impact in our communities; its effects are felt here and around the world. For individuals and organizations who support newcomers, we know this stress is significant. Physical distancing has greatly impacted the ways in which organizations offer critical programming and supports to newcomers, and has placed considerable strain on resources. Services that were once offered face-to-face are now far more difficult with additional challenges such as access to technology, language resources and increased demand for services.

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What can you find here?

Announcements

You can find links to government programs and announcements: Federal, Provincial and City.

Agency Information

Information about Edmonton area agencies, and their evolving programs/service delivery/operations and changes to cope with the current COVID-19 crisis.

Leveraging Tools

Links to leverage other people's efforts, such as translations into other languages.