CVIMS Receives BC CDA’s Career Development Organization of the Year Award

Each year, the BC Career Development Association recognizes, acknowledges and honours the extraordinary accomplishments of those working in BC’s Career Development sector by nominating them for CDC awards. On March 27, and in celebration of their 20th anniversary, the BC Career Development Association held their annual conference in Vancouver, with over 500 career practitioners, settlement […]

Downtown Library to Host Multi-Cultural Literacy Kit Launch

The Harbourfront Branch of Vancouver Island Regional Library will be hosting a drop-in event for families and caregivers of young children on January 21st from 10am to 12noon. The free event is a launch of an exciting new initiative by the Greater Nanaimo Early Years Partnership (GNEYP) to promote culturally-specific literacy kits for children 0-6 […]

Special Announcement

We are very pleased to announce that beginning April 1, 2014 the majority of our services and programs for immigrants will be funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC). Previously, Settlement Services in British Columbia were contracted with the Province of BC.  We look forward to working with CIC as we continue to provide the […]

2nd Annual Peace Day Parade in Nanaimo!

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE sees people in all parts of the world, come together to create practical acts of peace on a shared date – September 21st.  Last year in Nanaimo, more than 70 people braved the heavy rain to be seen and show their support for peace by participating in a Peace Day Parade […]