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SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: As the COVID-19 situation develops, ICA is taking proactive measures to ensure the health and safety of our clients, staff and community. As of March 18, 2020, our 930 Balmoral Road and Vancouver Street offices will be closed to the public. We are continuing to offer services over the phone and can set up appointments for critical services. All programs, workshops, and classes are postponed until further notice. ICA’s staff will work using social distancing protocols and will continue to be available by phone or email.
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The Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria (ICA) helps individuals and organizations to connect across cultures. We provide information, support and tools to help immigrants and refugees reach their goals. By engaging people through networks, education, employment, and arts programming we create a welcoming community.

Our Charitable Tax Registration Number is 107509838RR0001.

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NEWCOMER

The Immigrant Welcome Centre provides Information and support, English classes and employment services for immigrant and refugee newcomers.

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COMMUNITY

Diversity training for organizations and businesses, Community Partnership Network, Safe Harbour program and Local Immigration Partnership.

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Help us build cultural connections by becoming involved with ICA as a donor, volunteer, mentor, employer, sponsor of a refugee, or a CPN member.

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