Adjustment & Orientation Services


Our settlement services programming eases the settlement process for newcomers by holding orientation and information sessions on Canadian law, finances, recreation and shopping, access to transportation, health care, housing, and employment. Staff members also provide one-on-one counselling and guidance related to these topics upon request.

The Wadi-Kaja Organization for Refugees and Immigrants WORI provides information through group sessions on different topics, including:

  • Life in Canada
  • Rights and freedoms
  • Canadian law and the justice system
  • Education
  • Housing
  • Health, mental health
  • Transportation
  • Canadian and Ontario Taxation
  • Parenting sessions
  • Stress management
  • Financial literacy
  • Citizenship classes
  • Women’s circle
  • English conversation circle
  • Senior sessions
  • Youth sessions
  • Homework club