WIS is a not-for-profit organization that provides services and programs to newcomers in Western Manitoba. We help immigrants, refugees and newcomers live their best life in Canada.

WIS has offices located in Brandon, Cartwright, Russell, and Virden.
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Ukraine Updates and Supports

We are here to help any Ukrainians arriving into Brandon and the  Westman region. Click here to view important updates, information and what services are available to Ukrainians arriving.


Year End Holiday Family Day

Our Family Program team recently held the Year End Holiday Family Day. Families celebrated their culture through holiday cooking demos, music, holiday crafts, games, and [...]

CBC Kids Video Games session

CBC Kids, Western Manitoba Regional Library together with WIS offered a free sessions in Brandon for kids aged 7-10 who are Indigenous (First Nations, [...]

Bridging to Employment Graduates June 22

Congratulations to the following students who graduated from the Bridging to Employment program! We wish you a bright and successful future!! Shatila Rahman Hosteen Bungon [...]

Upcoming Events

Reading with Me

Reading with Me

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Positive Discipline for Everyday Parenting

Positive Discipline for Everyday Parenting

September 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

WIS Community Tours

WIS Community Tours

September 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Conversation Circles

Conversation Circles

September 26 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm