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  • Achieve Your Settlement Goals with Our Support

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  • Free Newcomer Services for Immigrants and Refugees in Ontario

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  • Access Our Free Virtual Resource Centre

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  • Achieve Your Settlement Goals with Our Support

    Register Now
  • Free Newcomer Services for Immigrants and Refugees in Ontario

    Register Now
  • Access Our Free Virtual Resource Centre

    Register Now

Free Employment & Settlement Counseling Services

Achēv NIC Online (Newcomer Information Centre Online), offers a variety of FREE online services like orientation, information, and referrals related to Employment and Settlement for newcomers in Ontario.

Register now and receive one-on-one counseling with our experts who can guide you on subjects such as: job search resources, education and training, immigration and citizenship, language training, and much more! 

Access our free services from the comfort of your home today! 

Our Services

After an Employment Consultant has validated your registration, you will have unlimited access to the following services:

Newcomer Information Centre Online counselling session

One-on-one Counselling

Our Virtual Employment and Information Specialist will provide information and resources

Cover Letters
Free Online Tools

NIC Online webinars


We record our weekly webinars and sessions for our clients and provide access them with

Recorded Webinars
On Demand Sessions
Featured Articles

Virtual Resource Centre for newcomers

Virtual Resource Centre

We offer 24/7 exclusive hand-picked information and resources to NIC Online clients

Employment Resources
Settlement Resources
Fact Sheets
External Resources

Nous n’offrons aucun service en français.*

If you have any questions or need help to register, please contact us on


You can access NIC Online services if you meet these three requirements:

You are either a Permanent Resident or a Convention Refugee

You are 16 years or older

 You are a resident of Ontario

Why Do You Need Settlement Services?

Adjusting to a new country can be quite difficult if you do not have access to the right information and resources.
This is where Achēv NIC Online can help you by providing updated information and referrals
related to Employment and Settlement in Ontario.

One-on-One Employment Counselling

Job search help

Resume/cover letter critique

Educational upgrading programs including Co-ops

Alternate career paths

Information about regulated professions

Bridging programs



One-on-One Settlement Counselling

How to apply for Social Insurance Number

OHIP card information

Housing information

Referrals to legal services

How to apply for taxes and information on community based tax clinics

English and French language assessments & classes

Domestic violence and mental health resources

How to enroll your children in School





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This has been the most useful post-arrival service for newcomers like me. I got access to the right information and referrals to some great organizations who can help me further. Very much appreciated.

The services at NIC Online was very useful to me. They helped me review my Resume and ensured i was targeting the write opportunities that matched my background and qualification. I give them a Thumbs up and highly recommend their services.

The registration was very quick and easy, and I appreciated the live call I had with the specialist. I was told about so many settlement and employment services that I had not even heard of before coming to Canada. I was most surprised that this is a free service!

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Working in Canada as a Newcomer

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