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Employment & Settlement

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

Eligibility

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

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 Newcomer Information Centre 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

Information and Resources

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

* Nous n’offrons aucun service en français.*

Register Now

If you have any questions or need help to register, please contact us on niconline@achev.ca

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I had excellent experience with NIC Online and it solved my employment related queries quickly and efficiently.

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!

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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