Volunteer Program

The program provides opportunities for community members to become CIWA volunteers.

Newcomer Services

Busines Centre Services

Language Venture

Interpretation and Translation Services is a social enterprise with over 200 highly trained professionals, 

who are experienced in providing interpretation, translation, and proofreading services.  Our freelancers

are mostly professional immigrant women who are graduates of the Labour Market Bridging for volunteers:

Interpretation and Translation Program at CIWA and are CILISAT and CI certified.


CILISAT (Community Interpreter Language and Interpreting Skills Assessment Tool) developed by CISOC

(Cultural Interpretation Services for Our Communities) is an interpreter proficiency exam and the minimum certification required to work as an interpreter in Canada.

Passport Photos

We specialize in all kinds of passport and ID photos.  Our service is fast, convenient, and professional.  Photos are printed on premium photo paper with instant dry technology and outstanding colors to ensure the best look.

  • Quick and Easy (Ready in 5 – 10 minutes)
  • No Appointment is Needed
  • Guaranteed Approval (or we will retake your photos for free)
  • Available in all sizes
  • Get a printed copy or digital copy on a USB

Printing Services

We offer high-quality document printing and copying services.  Bring your documents, USB or email us the files you would like to print and get them printed in grayscale or full-color. 

Laminating Services

Protect your important documents from dust, moisture, and other environmental damages. We can laminate your documents and photographs in 3mm and 5mm lamination thicknesses in different sizes.

Scanning Services

Digitize your document.  We can scan your documents in black/white or color.  We scan them to email or save them to USB.