Metro Vancouver has many free programs and services to help refugees and their families settle in their new homes and communities. Whether you’re looking to support an individual or family, make a referral, or simply find out what’s available, search here for programs and services in your community.

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This inventory includes more than 300 programs and services that support refugee settlement in Metro Vancouver. Programs and services within the inventory have been identified based on the following criteria:

  • No cost;
  • Designed specifically for refugees, and / or those services that are critical to refugees immediate (0 – 1 year) settlement needs; and
  • Located within the following ten Metro Vancouver municipalities: Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond, Coquitlam, North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody and Tsawwassen.
  • Please follow the links and make direct contact with the organization before you visit in person. While we are trying to keep information current, details may change before our website can be updated.

Note to Service Providers: To update your service and program information, please email any updates to