The St. Thomas Elgin Local Immigration Partnership was established in February 2011 and is funded by Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada. This initiative is led by a steering committee that strives to build Welcoming, Caring, and Inclusive communities through a variety of collaborative capacity building initiatives. In 2016 the STELIP Council held strategic planning sessions to develop action items and reconnect the work to the members to the work of STELIP.
- Workforce Development and Employer Supports
- Community Readiness
- Equitable Supports
- Civic and Social Inclusion
In the coming year we will continue to help build Welcoming, Caring, and Inclusive communities by supporting ongoing initiatives and establishing exciting collaborations that support newcomers.