Donate. Volunteer. Sponsor.

Serving newcomers at Vancouver International Airport (YVR) since 1992.

Resources to Newcomers


Information and Resources about Pre-Departure preperation and things to do.

At the Airport

Information and resources to help you when you arrive at Airport

Life in Canada

Information and resources to help you settle in Canada

Ukrainian Services

English – Ukrainian 

Serving newcomers at Vancouver International Airport (YVR) since 1992.

  • Welcome reception and orientation to landing procedures
  • Information and orientation on settlement in Canada, including medical insurance, education for adults and children, employment, accreditation, business, housing and more
  • Quick linking of newcomers to national settlement and integration resources
  • Additional assistance based on need for government-assisted and privately-sponsored refugees.

CANN Resettlement Assistance Program (RAP)

Each year, CANN provides in-person reception services to approximately 2,500 government-assisted, privately sponsored and blended visa office-referred refugees arriving at the Vancouver International Airport. CANN facilitates orientation, information and referral service to refugee clients. The services for refugees at Port of Entry are specialized, focused on refugee client’s immediate and essential needs. The following are some of the specialized services CANN provides under the Resettlement Assistance Program.

Get in Touch

Reach Us

Do you have some questions, comments or suggestions? You can get in touch with us by sending a message through this contact form.


Leave A Message

CANN Client Feedback

Resources Gallery

Immigrant Services Near You

Translate »