IWS’ programs and services are free of charge to its members and other women, men and children from the immigrant/refugee community. Hence, our client base is generally comprised by the individuals that fall within the following immigration categories:

  • Canadian Citizens
  • Permanent Residents
  • Refugee Claimants
  • Persons residing in Canada on work permit e.g. foreign workers, spouses of international students
  • **Persons residing in Canada temporarily on student and visitor’s visas (these individuals’ access to the organization’s programs and services are however highly restricted depending on each funder’s requirement).