Francophone Services

The SJMNRC is pleased to offer our settlement services for both newcomers aspiring to learn English, as well as French-speaking newcomers looking to become involved with Saint John's growing Francophone community.

Below are some of the services we can provide for our Francophone clients:

Before Departure



If you need information regarding immigration in Canada, please visit the SANB or CIC  websites.


NB Interview Assistance Program

This orientation presentation is intended to provide sufficient local knowledge to help a prospective candidate to decide on the city of his/her choice. It includes:

  • Meeting/analysis with the candidate
  • Information session
  • Orientation tour and information kit


If you want more information, or would like to register, please contact us at or call (506) 642-4242.


Integration service

  • Social and cultural integration through our events
  • School integration for francophones
  • Referrals to professionals and specialists
  • Networking into the community
  • Information workshops
  • Volunteering

For more information about our francophone services, please contact Guy Verna at or (506) 642-6464.