Collaborating across sectors to influence systemic change and results for the impactful integration and well-being of immigrants, refugees, and those new to Canada.

Vancouver Local Immigration Partnership

The Vancouver Local Immigration Partnership (VLIP) brings individuals and organizations together in a Partnership that strives to develop and implement processes and policies to make Vancouver a more welcoming and equitable place for both newcomers and residents.

Elder Lorelai Hawkins begins the VLIP 2022 Holiday Party with a blessing.  

Membership Applications Open!

Passionate about supporting newcomers in Vancouver?

We're looking for you.

The Vancouver Local Immigration Partnership (VLIP) is group of like-minded organizations and individuals, from diverse experiences and a variety of sectors, that come together to:

  • Collaborate, innovate, and implement strategies aimed at improving access to resources and services.
  • Help newcomers to thrive in Vancouver.

Territorial Land Acknowledgement with Gratitude:

In the spirit of Truth & Reconciliation, the Vancouver Local Immigration Partnership recognizes that our collective work is carried out on the traditional, ancestral, unceded and occupied territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

Vancouver Local Immigration Partnership values and respects the history and legacy of Coast Salish peoples’ knowledge through ongoing contributions towards building our futures together.