Settling in British Columbia is now easier, with Arrival Advisor.

New to British Columbia? The Arrival Advisor app, created by PeaceGeeks, is your trusted companion from your arrival in Canada to when you feel comfortably settled. Whether you need a job, want to learn English, or connect with your community, find all the information and services you need to get started in your new community. It’s free, in your language, and personalized for you.

We can help.

Trusted information for all newcomers

Get oriented in your new community, with topics on: Employment, Health Care, Money & Banking, Housing, Education, Legal & Immigration, and more.

Personalized to your needs

Answer a few optional questions to get tailored recommendations for your needs. Bookmark important topics to build your personal plan for settlement.

Available in your language

Arrival Advisor is offered in English, Arabic, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, French (Canadian), Korean, Punjabi, and Tagalog.

Find helpful services near you

Find service providers near you that can help you through your settlement journey. Open the locations in your phone’s Maps to easily plan your route.

What Users Are Saying

See who’s behind the project

The Arrival Advisor app is created by PeaceGeeks, a Vancouver-based nonprofit, in partnership with settlement providers in Metro Vancouver, as well as immigrants and refugees like you.

Interested in becoming a partner? Contact Us.

Want to learn more about Arrival Advisor? Sign up today!