Explore our Programs

Last year, ISANS worked with over 10,000 clients to build a future in Nova Scotia. At ISANS, we help you find your pathway to possibility.

How to use the program filter

Using the filter drop-downs, you can select from a number of options to show you the program that fits your unique background and settlement journey

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Youth Life Skills

If you are a government-assisted refugee youth (age 15-25) who has arrived in Nova Scotia…

Youth Explore!

ISANS’ Youth Explore! program helps youth like you meet others, learn about Canadian culture, and…

Workplace Writing Skills

We offer four writing courses that help newcomers improve their workplace writing skills from CLB…

Welcoming Communities / Intercultural Competency Training

ISANS Welcoming Communities program and Intercultural Competency Training aims to increase awareness about immigration and…

Welcome Ambassador Program

Whether you currently work with newcomers or want to become more involved in supporting refugee…

Wage Subsidy for Refugees

If you have refugee experience, are looking for an entry-level job in your desired field,…

Volunteering in the Community

Our Volunteering in the Community program helps government-assisted refugee (GARs) families to volunteer.

Volunteer at ISANS

Learn about the volunteer roles that are available at ISANS. Gain skills and make connections…

Visible Minority Newcomer Women at Work

If you are a visible minority, newcomer woman who needs help finding employment in your…

Translation

Our Interpretation and Translation services help you participate in ISANS programs.