RIAC offers services and information for all newcomers to Newfoundland and Labrador, regardless of status or when they arrived. We answer questions, help solve problems, and provide free English-language programs.

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RIAC promotes community understanding and engagement on issues related to newcomers and inclusivity. We believe this is vital to building a thriving, respectful community. Come and be part of our current projects, bring and idea, be a partner, invite others that might benefit and contribute to our activities.

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Welcome to the Refugee Immigrant Advisory Council

Helping refugees and immigrants since 1983
And I feel also that the ESL classes may help people feel that at least some people want them here - and are happy that they are here.~Ellie King, Riac's Volunteer ESL Teacher

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