Find programs and events for newcomers at the library.
Books and DVDs for English language learners.
Prepare for the Canadian citizenship test with RPL’s Online Practice Citizenship Test.
Full collection of RPL’s job search guides.
This RPL practice test helps you prepare for the BC Learners license application’s written test.
Books and DVDs in 11 languages including French, Spanish, Russian, Tagalog and others.
Offer specialized employment services to help newcomers reach their full employment potential
BC Housing works in partnership to develop a range of housing options.
Offers free counselling and support groups for adults, youth, children and families.
Offer programs and community connections for newcomer families in Richmond
ISSofBC provides free immigrant services including settlement support, employment programs, English classes, and more.
Medical Services Plan (MSP) covers the cost of medically-necessary insured doctor services.
A variety of settlement services to support permanent residents, international students, migrant workers, and refugees
The British Columbia Newcomers’ Guide to Resources and Services has information to help you in your first few months living here.
NewToBC helps to connect newcomers with services in their community
Committed to removing barriers for families accessing early childhood development programs. Host an early years refugee program
The Richmond School District manages the public school system.
Richmond Multicultural Community Services (RMCS) provides services for newcomers to live meaningfully in Richmond.
Programs and services for individuals and families who are preparing for Canada, temporary residents, permanent residents, or who are already Canadian citizens.
Provide support and outreach to newcomers through parenting and family programs
WorkBC helps people find jobs and explore career options.