Arabic Resources

Helpful information translated

Logo_settelmentOntarioUseful Information in Arabic

Newcomers will find useful information about immigration and citizenship, housing, health, employment, education, community and legal services all translated into Arabic at Citizenship and Immigration Canada has also produced a booklet called Welcome to Canada and the Ontario province introduced Orientation to Ontario.

In my Languageinmylanguage

In my Language presents essential information for newcomers to Canada in Arabic.

Scotiabank StartRight Syrian Refugee Program helps with banking needs.

Scotiabank:Banking in Canada

Video about financial literacy.

torontoCity of Toronto Services for Newcomers

This document is designed to be a welcome to new immigrants to Toronto.  It outlines key City of Toronto services available to all residents.  It gives the phone numbers and web addresses for accessing advice about housing, child care, employment, etc.

RESP – Canada Learning Bond

RESPIt’s a fact that children of immigrants are more likely to attend university (rather than college) than their Canadian-born counterparts. So sponsors should help arriving refugees start planning for this as soon as possible. Smart Saver has information about the RESP in many languages. Information in Arabic about how to access this benefit is here.

call_211_1211 Ontario

211 Ontario is a searchable database of all the services available to Ontario citizens.  Type in your postal code, search for a specific organization, or browse the topics. Download the 211 Ontario brochure in Arabic.

Home Fire Safety Guide

Checklist of precautions regarding fire in the home.  English and Arabic

Parent’s Guide to Vaccination

Everything parents need to know about vaccination.  English  and  Arabic

Common Arabic Words and Phrases

The Grove Sponsor Group: Common Arabic words and phrases spelled phonetically with audio.