Immigration Resources

Find reliable resources about immigrating to Canada


If you want to immigrate to Montreal, you can access a variety of resources about the Jewish community in Montreal and about government agencies, immigration procedures, housing information and more.
If you have questions  about these resources, please contact us.

Montreal Jewish Community

Montreal has one of the largest Jewish communities in North America. Here are links to some of the key institutions in the Jewish community:

Federation CJA

http://www.federationcja.org/

Bronfman Jewish Education Centre
http://www.bjec.org/

Camp B’nai Brith
http://www.cbbmtl.org/

Communauté sépharade unifiée du Québec
http://www.csuq.org/

Cummings Jewish Centre for Seniors
http://www.cummingscentre.org/

Jewish Public Library

http://www.jewishpubliclibrary.org/

Sylvan Adams YM-YWHA (Montreal Jewish Community Centres)

http://www.ymywha.com

Montreal Holocaust Museum
http://museeholocauste.ca/en/

Jewish Chamber of Commerce
http://jccmontreal.com/

Hillel Mtl (GenMTL)
http://www.hillel.ca/

ProMontreal Entrepreneurs
http://www.promontrealentrepreneurs.org/
 

Quebec Government Agencies and Resources
Here is a list of some Quebec government institutions that can give you useful information about immigrating to Quebec:

Ministère de l’Immigration, de la Diversité et de l’Inclusion du Québec (ministry of immigration, diversity and inclusion)
http://www.immigration-quebec.gouv.qc.ca/en/index.php

Emploi-Québec
http://emploiquebec.net/index_en.asp

Learning French in Quebec
http://www.immigration-quebec.gouv.qc.ca/en/french-language/learning-quebec/index.html

Learning about Quebec
http://www.learningaboutquebec.gouv.qc.ca

Ministère de l’Éducation et Enseignement Supérieur (ministry of education and higher learning)
http://www.education.gouv.qc.ca/ministere-de-leducation-et-de-lenseignement-superieur/

Obtaining an Évaluation comparative des études effectuées hors du Québec (comparative evaluation of foreign degrees and diplomas)
http://www.immigration-quebec.gouv.qc.ca/en/working-quebec/comparative-evaluation/index.html

Immigration Québec (for accreditation)
http://www.immigration-quebec.gouv.qc.ca/en/employment/regulated-professions/professional-order.html

Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (labour standards)
http://www.cnt.gouv.qc.ca/en/home/index.html

Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec (health information)
http://www.ramq.gouv.qc.ca/fr/Pages/accueil.aspx

Société de l’assurance automobile du Québec (driver’s licence)
http://www.saaq.gouv.qc.ca/en/driver_licence/exchange/index.php

Régie du logement (rental board)
http://www.rdl.gouv.qc.ca/en/accueil/accueil.asp

Retraite Québec - Soutien aux enfants (child allowance)
http://www.rrq.gouv.qc.ca/fr/enfants/nouveau_resident_quebec/Pages/nouveau_resident_quebec.aspx

Ma Garderie (childcare services)
http://www.magarderie.com/

Famille Québec (childcare services)
https://www.mfa.gouv.qc.ca/en/services-de-garde/Pages/index.asp

PVTistes - Permis Vacance Travail (work holiday visa)
https://pvtistes.net/

Canadian Government Agencies and Resources
Here is a list of some Canadian government institutions that you may find valuable if you want to immigrate to Canada:

Citizenship and Immigration Canada
www.cic.gc.ca/

Employment and Social Development Canada
https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development.html

Canada Revenue Agency (child tax benefit)
http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/bnfts/cctb/menu-eng.html

Service Canada (information on Government of Canada programs and services)
http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/home.shtml

Montreal Resources
Here is a list of some Montreal institutions and resources that you may find helpful if you are considering immigrating to Montreal:

Montreal City Portal
http://ville.montreal.qc.ca/portal/page?_pageid=5977,86481579&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL

Tourisme Montréal
http://www.tourisme-montreal.org/

Montreal Jewish Magazine Directory
http://www.montrealjewishmagazine.com/

Montreal Families (resources for families)
http://www.montrealfamilies.ca/

Craigslist (classified ads site)
http://montreal.en.craigslist.ca/

Kijiji (classified ads site)
http://montreal.kijiji.ca/

MoreMontreal Apartments
http://www.toutmontreal.com/logement-a-louer/php/rechercheinc.php?section=Recherche&langue=E

Rent Quebec Apartments
http://www.rentquebecapartments.com/

Quoloc (Rooms, roommates and apartments)
https://www.quoloc.com/


Employment
Use the resources below to start your job search or learn more about the Montreal job market:

Ometz Job Board
http://www.ometz.ca/gethelp/job+seekers+and+employers/job+board/

L’Intégration en Emploi (repertoire of Montreal job resources and initiatives for immigrants)
http://travailimmigrants.com./