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Truro Colchester Welcome Network

Volunteering and Internships

Getting a job in Canada is easier if you have Canadian work experience. One way to get this experience is to volunteer or take an internship in your field. These are some things volunteering and internships can help you to do:

  • Get Canadian work experience
  • Learn about the Canadian workplace
  • Improve your English or French
  • Develop a network of contacts who can do 2 things:
    1. help you find job opportunities
    2. act as references

To find out more about volunteering, visit