Step 1 – Book An Appointment

Before you can access any of SOICS’ services, you must first get registered. To book an appointment, please call or visit one of our offices:

340 Ellis Street
Penticton, British Columbia
(250) 492-6299

583 Fairview Road
Oliver, British Columbia
(250) 498-4900


Step 2 – Get Registered

When you come for your first appointment, please bring ONE of the following:

    • Permanent Resident Card
    • Landing Document (IMM 1000 or 5292 or 5688)
    • Citizenship Certificate
    • PNP Approval Letter
    • Live-In Caregiver Worker Visa

Plus ONE piece of photo identification:

    • Driver’s License
    • Passport (Canadian or Foreign)
    • British Columbia ID

Step 3 – Identify Needs and Access Services

During your first appointment, your settlement counsellor will assess your language, settlement and employment needs in order to determine which programs and services you are eligible for. You can then decide which programs and services you would like to access.

Learn more about SOICS’ programs and services…