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Proud to be Canadian

The Citizenship Test is composed of 2 parts: a written exam & an interview on Canadian Facts. This test is the last step before the Citizenship ceremony. Newcomers attend these workshops to strengthen their English language skills and build their knowledge of Canada. However, they also build pride in themselves as Canadians, which in turn bolsters their confidence for the citizenship test.

For more information contact:  
Chieu Nguyen (647) 723-2165 ext. 113 (chieunguyen@vwat.org)


VWAT Settlement Programs

Arriving in a new country can be an exciting yet overwhelming experience. VWAT Family Services offers to help make that experience easier. We provide support, advocacy and information to families and individuals in the areas of:
• Sponsorship, Citizenship & Visa applications
• Translating & completing forms & paperwork
• Obtaining necessary documents & identification
• Housing & employment support
• Counselling & referrals
• Orientation to Toronto & Canadian life


English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Language is a uniquely human form of communication & very important in a new country. The program features conversation lessons taught in both Vietnamese and English to strengthen language skills and build confidence in the participant’s abilities. The class’s culturally sensitive approach forms a welcoming environment for newcomers and old comers alike, who would like a little language help.

For more information contact:
Thao Pham (647) 723-2165 ext. 152 (tpham@vwat.org)

Updated: August 5, 2016 — 3:39 pm
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