For many, moving to Canada is a rewarding journey that can be exciting, confusing, joyful, and at times overwhelming. Leaving your home country, family, friends and routine can be a very emotional experience and it is natural for you to feel sad, nervous and happy all at the same time.
Your life in Canada may be very different than the one you leave behind. Many things – school, health care, jobs and even the law might be different from the country you live in. Finding your way can take time and preparing before you leave your home country can help make your transition to life in Canada easier.
By taking certain steps to familiarize yourself with Canadian life before you move, you will have a better understanding of what to expect once you arrive. This can help ease your transition and make it easier for you to get established once you arrive in Canada.