Landing at YVR Airport as a Newcomer
Arriving at your new home is both exciting and stressful. I know because I’ve been in that situation. So, in this blog, I will share the major steps that you have to go through when landing at YVR Airport as a newcomer.
Dress for Success Vancouver Helped Me Create A Beautiful Settlement Story
Dress for Success Vancouver (DFSV) is true to their words. DFSV gave me dignity, inclusiveness, and hope when I was a newcomer to Canada. They helped me clarify my personal values, enhance my skills, and create a supportive network throughout my journey.
Pre-Departure Packing List
Fitting your entire future into 1 or 2 suitcases is a challenge for most of us. An immigrant’s packing list depends on several factors: landing alone or with dependents, accommodation upon arrival, destination, arrival date, and so on. But here is a recommended basic packing list.
Preparing for Canadian Life
The excitement of receiving the permanent resident visa comes with doubt and anxiety. To relieve these, I started preparing for Canadian life by participating in the Planning for Canada program.
Completing Canadian Immigration Documents
Hiring a representative comes with a cost – a hefty one at that. The good news is that completing your own Canadian immigration documents can also result in a successful application. This post contains tips.
Help from an Immigration Consultant
IRCC emphasizes that the use of representatives is not required nor does it ensure a successful application. But a Canada immigration consultant company helped me in 3 ways.
Canadian Immigration Assessment
Immigration is never easy. It requires a huge investment of time, effort, and money. This post will tell you how I completed my Canadian immigration assessment and how you can do yours before making any investment.