The Atlantic Region Association of Immigrant Serving Agencies (ARAISA) is an umbrella group for organizations providing immigrant settlement services in Atlantic Canada. We are the collective voice and regional forum for members committed to settlement and integration of immigrants in the Region, which includes the provinces of Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island.

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Launched January 2017 - the Atlantic Immigration Pilot is a 3-year employer-driven immigration program designed to attract and retain global talent while supporting population growth and addressing labour shortages across the four Atlantic Provinces. Provincial governments will assist local employers identify, hire and support foreign workers. For more information, contact your provincial Office of Immigration or visit their website.