Surrey LIP Blog

November 22, 2017

Options Refugee Youth Literacy Project is more than just an English class - students get to learn new vocabulary and essential skills through themes they...

October 24, 2017

Alexandra Neighbourhood House’s vision is a vibrant, inclusive, and caring community. We acknowledge that we live, work, and play on the unceded, occupied,...

October 24, 2017

“No matter how difficult the road is, you should be brave enough to travel head on and to always find ways to reinvent yourself.” That's the determination...

October 19, 2017

I came to Canada in 1998. I was 33. My English was good, so I didn’t go to class. But I took Immigration Services Society classes on job finding techniques...

October 16, 2017

Thousands of skilled immigrants come and settle in Surrey every year. One of the areas of interest for them is to explore opportunities with employers and...

October 16, 2017

It’s been about 10 years since I moved to Canada. As other newcomers  do, I spent several years in improving my English skills in the government funded...

October 13, 2017

I came to Canada in 2013, with a young family, University degree in Computer Engineering a plethora of work experience in India and Kenya as a senior...

October 13, 2017

My family moved from Philippines to Canada two years ago.  During my first few months it was very difficult to get a job that aligned with my previous work...

October 11, 2017

We landed in Canada last year in September 2016 and stayed here for two months and then went back again and then landed this year permanently in June 2017....

October 10, 2017

Edith Chiu, academic advisor in the Faculty of Academic and Career Advancement at Kwantlen Polytechnic University, was born in Hong Kong; her family...

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