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Settlement Services

Settlement Services in the Bow Valley

Settlement Services in the Bow Valley provides Permanent Residents of Canada, Live-In Caregivers, Refugees, and Foreign Workers transitioning to Permanent Resident status with the support they need to settle in the Bow Valley.  Our Settlement Team connects immigrants and their families with a broad range of services and resources to help them integrate into our communities.  Settlement Services also provides support for employers and agencies working with immigrants.  All services are free and confidential.  Serving Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise and Kananaskis.  Funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). Monette Esmeria| Settlement Services Programmer.

We are your Settlement Services team!

You can contact us with any questions you have! 403.762.1144 or


**The link to our March 2021 newsletter seems to be not working or re-directing you to our January newsletter. Sorry for the inconvenience. Please disregard the first email. Thank you!**

Please help us by sharing this information with your employees, clients and anyone else who would benefit. To protect the health of our clients and our community, we are offering information sessions online and in-person events that follow strict guidance from Alberta Health Services. Please read this newsletter for important information: 


  • Rights, Responsibilities and Rules for Permanent Residents of Canada
  • Canadian Citizenship Information Session
  • Online Community Meals
  • Try Cross-Country Skiing
  • Clear Communication for English Language Learners
  • Job Resource Centre Workshop


  • Covid-19 in the Bow Valley
  • New Covid-19 Travel Requirements
  • Not Working or Working Fewer Hours Due to Covid-19?
  • File Your 2020 Taxes by April 30
  • New Affordable Housing Opportunity
  • Community Information and Support
  • Affordable Food in the Bow Valley
  • 2021 Census
  • Spring Break 2021
  • Family Resource Network Programs
  • Information and Support for Familie

For more information about COVID-19 and supports available to the community, please visit: