Immigration Services

CDETNO
CDETNO is Yellowknife’s main centre offering bilingual immigration services, acting as a conduit between immigrants seeking to enter the job market and employers looking for employees. CDETNO offers support services such as resume and cover letter writing, information on adapting/translating foreign employment or education standards to Canadian standards,  insight into the local job market, referrals and networking and much more.

Contact: Valérie Gosselin | emplois@cdetno.com | 867-873-5962 ext.3

CDETNO also offers Bilingual Support for Adaptation and School Integration Services for newcomers, students and their parents newly arrived in Canada (SWIS Program).

Contact: Annik Théberge | swis@cdetno.com | 867-445-3551

Fédération Franco-ténoise
The Fédération franco-ténoise (FFT) offers settlement services to francophone immigrants through its Centre d’accueil d’Immigration francophone in the NWT.

Contact: Isidore Guy Makaya | immigrationtno@franco-nord.com | 867-920-2919 ext.262

Aurora College
Aurora College offers free settlement services in English to newcomer permanent residents, refugees and live in caregiver.

Contact: Jestine Amora | jamora@auroracollege.nt.ca | 867-920-3279

Immigration Lawyers
Yellowknife-based law firms that deal with immigration include Field Law and McLennan Ross LLP.