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Free Employment & Settlement Counselling Services

Achēv Newcomer Information Centre Online, or NIC Online, offers free online orientation, information, and referrals related to Employment and Settlement for newcomers in 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.

You will receive:

Employment Support
  • Orientation to the job market
  • Understanding of Canadian Workplace Culture
  • Assistance with resume preparation
  • On-demand and live webinars related to job search
Settlement Support
  • Education and Training
  • Banking
  • Housing
  • Healthcare
  • Government Programs
  • Legal and Social Services
  • Canadian Citizenship


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

  1. You are either a Permanent Resident or a Convention Refugee
  2. You are 16 years or older
  3.  You are a resident of Ontario

Information and Resources

We offer exclusive hand-picked information and resources to NIC Online clients. After an Employment Consultant has validated your registration, you will have unlimited access to:

  • Recorded Webinars
  • Featured Articles
  • External resources
  • Self-directed Virtual Resource Centre
  • Free Online Tools
Newcomer Information Centre

* Nous n’offrons aucun service en français.*

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Based on 74 reviews.
Usman Naseem
Usman Naseem
good people ! very responsive and helpful
Sonal Kapoor
Sonal Kapoor
I learnt a great deal about writing my resume. I discovered that Functional Resume best suited my type of experience. Thanks a lot for sharing a wonderful webinar.
Sunny Barara
Sunny Barara
nice experience,very useful information, and great awareness.
Muskan Saini
Muskan Saini
Thank you very much! The Webinar was very informative and helpful.

Was very happy with the services provided. The representative not only provided the information that has been asked but also guided, directed and handheld us to the relevant procedures and formalities. Thank you once again.

Awesome organization providing great help to newcomers. The resume structuring was an eye opener. Lots of other links are shared as well. Many thanks to Selina !!

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.

Newcomer Information Centre Online is coordinated and funded by:

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