Immigrant Services Society of BC (ISSofBC) was incorporated in 1972 as the first immigrant-serving agency in the province. Since that time, ISSofBC has grown to be the largest, multicultural, immigrant-serving agency in western Canada. The society provides a variety of services to Lower Mainland immigrant and refugee communities, and works with over 23,000 clients per year. ISSofBC has a volunteer Board of Directors, a paid staff of over 200 and over 600 active volunteers.
ISSC BC’s main mission is to help new immigrants build a future in Canada by:
* Delivering educational, settlement and employment services
* Developing partnerships with local communities
* Promoting an integrated and equitable community
A Friendly Stop for New Immigrants