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SWIS workers provide information on services available, conduct orientation workshops on various areas of  settlement in Canada, assist in filling out forms for services, provide referrals, service linking and accompaniment to community resources, help in the adjustment and transition process, and provide culturally sensitive services.  Currently, the SWIS workers can provide support in the following home languages: Arabic, Cantonese, Farsi, French, Hindi, Korean, Mandarin, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese.
 
SWIS services are available at schools across the district.  Download the SWIS School Assignment list and Contact Information to find which SWIS team members work at your school.

For more information, please call the District Reception and Placement Centre (DRPC):

Phone: (604) 713-5698 / Fax: (604) 713-5936
Email: swis@vsb.bc.ca
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