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Programs & Services

Journey to Recognition

YWCA Journey to Recognition is a dynamic employment program that empowers immigrants and refugees to successfully navigate the process of foreign credential recognition in Canada.

  • Financial support for Foreign Credential Recognition (FCR)
  • Personalized coaching and guidance
  • Access to mentorship opportunities
  • Eligibility-based financial aid for translation services
  • Tailored support for participants in the Healthcare sector, addressing the specific challenges in their process of credential recognition

  • Residing in British Columbia and with previous experience or credentials in their home country
  • Looking to get their foreign credentials recognized in Canada 
  • Not currently receiving WorkBC support or participating in any other employment programs focused on credential recognition
  • Immigrants or refugees of all genders, including students and Temporary Foreign Workers.


This program is no longer accepting participants. 
To learn more about other employment programs, visit the Services for job seekers and employers page.

Journey to Recognition funders