famille-vert-shutterstockThe CIF provides programs and services that help newcomers get settled and get involved in the community in Prince Edward Island. 
  • Pre-departure preparation
  • Welcome and orientation
  • Social, educational and cultural integration
  • Advice, referrals and support
We work with the local community to welcome newcomers. Our partner, RDÉE Î-P.-É., provides employment services (job search, pairing, mentorship) and investment services.


Target clientele

The CIF provides welcome and integration services to Francophone immigrants (newly arrived from other countries) with the following statuses:

  • Permanent residents
  • Families and refugees (sponsored by the government or private sector)
  • Holders of temporary work permits
  • Participants in the working holiday program (Programme vacances-travail, PVT)
  • International students

Note that some services are only available to immigrants with permanent resident status. For more information, contact us.