Category Archives: Immigrant Serving Agencies

Wrapping up 5th community forum for Syrian study

We held our fifth, and last, community forum in Lethbridge last Thursday as part of our province-wide study into the resettlement experiences of Syrian refugees. The aim of this project is to shed light on the experiences of Syrian refugees who arrived in Alberta in 2015 and 2016, with a particular focus on the types… Read More »

New online course: 2F Basic Counselling Skills

Just a few days left to register for our basic counselling skills course! 2F Basic Counselling Skills in a Cross-Cultural Context is now being offered online this March. This course is designed to help Settlement Practitioners define their counselling role with their clients and help them to recognize and develop the attitudes, skills and knowledge… Read More »

Pre-service certificate for Settlement Professionals

Are you a new Settlement Practitioner? Thinking about transitioning to settlement work? Curious about how settlement and integration services work? AAISA is happy to announce a new online certificate program for pre-service training! This program is designed to provide foundational knowledge of the Canadian settlement sector to newly hired Settlement Practitioners, as well as all… Read More »