What is Welcome NL?
Welcome NL is a project of Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador in partnership with the Office of Immigration and Multiculturalism, Department of Advanced Education, Skills, and Labour. Welcome NL focuses on building capacity in communities to welcome and retain immigrants. Among other things, Welcome NL offers communities a toolkit of resources to raise awareness and guidance on welcoming. Here on this site you will find information on:
- The context for and importance of immigration
- The various ways people immigrate to Newfoundland and Labrador
- How to build the foundation for a welcoming community through identifying champions and building teams
- How to do a welcoming community inventory
- What services are available to help immigrants settle and integrate in our province