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From health care and edu­ca­tion, to local eating and shop­ping, to fes­ti­vals and things to do, get the scoop on life in Canada

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What you need to know to live in, work in, or immi­grate to Cana­da. Citi­zen­ship infor­ma­tion, too.

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American expat profile : From U.S. draft resister to Canadian bureaucrat
June 12, 2009 – 8:22 am | Comments Off on American expat profile : From U.S. draft resister to Canadian bureaucrat
American expat profile : From U.S. draft resister to Canadian bureaucrat

In the 1960s and ’70s, during the Viet­nam War, somew­here bet­ween 30,000 and 40,000 Ame­ri­cans came to Cana­da to escape the draft – and many of them stayed. The New York Times recent­ly pro­fi­led one …

Record number of newcomers enter Canada in 2008
March 10, 2009 – 8:51 am | Comments Off on Record number of newcomers enter Canada in 2008
Record number of newcomers enter Canada in 2008

In the cur­rent eco­no­mic cli­mate, is it beco­ming more dif­fi­cult to immi­grate to Canada ?

Not accor­ding to Citi­zen­ship and Immi­gra­tion Cana­da.

In 2008, while the eco­no­my was still boo­ming, the immi­gra­tion agen­cy repor­ted that « …

New social networking site for new immigrants
February 2, 2009 – 12:53 pm | One Comment
New social networking site for new immigrants

Immi­gra­tion lawyer David Cohen has laun­ched Loon Lounge, an online com­mu­ni­ty for new and recent immi­grants to Canada.

As the site says, it’s « a place to meet people and learn about life in Cana­da

Relocating to Canada ?
February 1, 2009 – 3:35 pm | Comments Off on Relocating to Canada ?
Relocating to Canada ? Thinking about moving to Canada?
Just arrived and trying to figure out how to get settled?

You've come to the right place!

This website -- Living Abroad in Canada -- has all the information you need about living, working, going to school, or retiring in Canada.