If you a newcomer immigrant or refugee in Canada, welcome! We are here to answer to your questions and support your settlement and integration in your new community by providing the following services and support:
Settlement Services: Support with access to eligible benefits and adjusting to life in Canada
Long-Term Community Engagement and Social-Economic Integration:
Referrals to In-House Programs and Resources for all age groups:
Children, pre-teen, youth, seniors, family programs, volunteer opportunities, access to food security programs (as the Food hub during COID-19 pandemic), access to community grants, community development initiatives, seniors outreach/therapeutic activations programs, youth leadership, children pre-school/afterschool/day camps, school-age childcare, family drop-in programs, community kitchens, income-tax clinic, legal clinic, ESL conversation, adults literacy programs, and opportunities for community connections, inclusion and cultural celebrations.
Telephone: 604-431-0400 (South House); 604-294-5444 (North House)
Language specific contacts:
Community Connection Coordinator/
Settlement Case Manager (Arabic / اَلْعَرَبِيَّةُ)
Name: Siham Ali
Settlement Case Manager (Cantonese / 廣東話 | Mandarin /官话)
Name: Dali Qu
Settlement Case Manager (Farsi / فارسی | Dari/ دری)
Name: Maryam Torabizadeh
Settlement Case Manager (Filipino / Pilipino)
Name: Avelina Dioces
Settlement Case Manager (Spanish / español / Hispanic)
Name: Monica Tinajero Macarty
Settlement Case Manager (Vietnamese)
Name: Duy T
Settlement Case Manager (Hindi / हिन्दी | Punjabi / ਪੰਜਾਬੀ)
Burnaby Neighbourhood House is a charitable, non-profit organization, located on the traditional, unceded territories of Coast Salish people – the sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh), and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.
We are a volunteer driven community-funded agency with a unique focus on neighbours supporting neighbours.