Connect to Your City
Many Canadians volunteer for causes that are important to them. There are plenty of opportunities to volunteer in Hamilton, a city rich in organizations and resources.
Connect with your local academic institution through the Student Success Centre or the International Student Centre to learn more.
Community Connections for Students
Hamilton has amazing arts, music, culture for you to connect with in addition to resources for professional development and career advice. Hamilton has a little bit of everything, and many people will help you find your way in Hamilton.
- Global Hamilton Connect (GHC) is a group that was created by and for International Young Professionals. GHC offers social events (mostly free!) as well as professional development events to help you navigate Hamilton.
- Hamilton Immigration Partnership Council (HIPC) facilitates community partnerships to coordinate and enhance delivery of services to newcomers to the Hamilton region.
- Hamilton HIVE is an umbrella organization that connects young professionals with different young professional groups within the City.
- Mohawk College offers settlement services to international students through the International Student Connect program.