GAR Capacity Assessment
for the Thompson-Okanagan Region

The capacity assessment found on this page specifically looks at British Columbia’s Thompson-Okanagan
region and focusses on the capacity and resources available in the area to
properly and effectively help settle Government Assisted Refugees (GARs) in the region.

The study was prepared for IRCC in March 2022 by:

Vernon & District Immigrant and Community Services Society, on behalf of:

Kelowna Community Resources

South Okanagan Immigrant & Community Services

Kamloops Immigrant Services

Shuswap Immigrant Services Society