Planning a move can sometimes feel like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. With the right planning and tools, you can make educated decisions about your move and have ongoing support after your arrival.
Planning Your Move
Federal Resources – Moving to Canada
Whether you are visiting, working, studying or planning a more permanent move to Canada, the following Government of Canada resource links will guide you in the right direction.
Provincial Resources – Moving to Alberta
To learn more about immigrating, working or living in the province, the following Province of Alberta resources will get you started.
Once you have arrived in Alberta, the Palliser region helps newcomers settle into the area by providing a range of settlement and orientation programs, including translation and interpretation services, citizenship classes and information sessions through various local associations:
Global Friendship Immigration Centre Association
Alberta Association of Immigrant Serving Agencies (Brooks and Medicine Hat)
Saamis Immigration Services Association (Medicine Hat)
Welcome to Alberta: Information for Newcomers is a guide that provides useful information for settling, working and living in the province.
Finding the right job for you is critical in your relocation, as such, we have developed an employment section of the website called, “Working Here”. In this section, you will find information and tools for your career search and development, as well as employment support organizations and programs.
The diverse heritage of our residents makes our region unique and strong. As such, we welcome all cultures and want to ensure we are providing English language support services should they require them. Available resources include: