Settlement

City of Hamilton Settlement

Service at a Glance

I'm new to Canada. What services are available to help me adjust?

Hamilton has several immigrant-serving organizations. These can help you find the information and services you need to start your new life here such as:

  • Help with daily life and referrals to services  
  • Assistance with forms and applications
  • Help finding a job
  • Language assessments and classes
I don't have strong English language skills. How can I improve?

Good language skills are essential for studying, working, accessing services and participating in social, cultural, civic life in Canada.

  • Have your current language skills assessed a the Coordinated Language Assessment & Referral System Centre
  • Take free Government funded English as a Second Language classes