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

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

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.

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.