Project Description and Funder

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COSTI Immigrant Services coordinates and administers the bilingual International Student Connect project across Ontario. Its purpose is to provide relevant resources and an appropriate service response to the settlement needs of international students and their families. The project is funded by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration.

Pilot Program Partners

The International Student Connect Project serves international students together with partners from the following educational institutions and settlement agencies:

Settlement Agencies

  1. Catholic Centre for Immigrants (CCI)
  2. Catholic Crosscultural Services (CCS)
  3. Centre for Immigrant and Community Services(CICS)
  4. Conseil Économique et Social d’Ottawa-Carleton (CESOC)
  5. Centre francophone de Toronto
  6. Culturelink Settlement Services
  7. New Canadian Center of Excellence Inc. (NCCE)
  8. Niagara Folk-Arts Multicultural Council
  9. North York Community House
  10. Peel Multicultural Council
  11. Thorncliffe Neighbourhood Office (TNO)
  12. Thunder Bay Multicultural Association (TBMA)
  13. YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford
  14. YMCA of Sarnia
  15. YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka

Educational Institutions

  1. Algoma University
  2. Centennial College
  3. Confederation College
  4. Durham College
  5. George Brown College
  6. Georgian College
  7. Glendon College
  8. Humber College
  9. Lambton College
  10. Lakehead University
  11. Mohawk College
  12. Niagara College
  13. Sault College
  14. St. Claire College
  15. Seneca College
  16. University of Ottawa – English & French
  17. University of Toronto
  18. University of Windsor
  19. Wilfrid Laurier
  20. York University