Bradford Immigrant & Community Services

A multi-cultural community

Bradford Community

Bradford Library and Cultural Centre

Bradford Leisure Centre

Kayaking on the Holland River

Welcome to Bradford, Ontario!

Coming to Canada means adjusting to a new language, culture and lifestyle. The transition for newcomers when leaving their native country, family, friends, culture, traditions, etc. to Canada is often difficult & overwhelming.

Bradford Immigrant & Community Services (BICS) can help you with:

❖ English as a Second Language Classes
❖ Information, Referral and Advocacy
❖ Translation & Interpretation
❖ Form Completions
❖ Commissioning of Documents
❖ Citizenship & Immigration
❖ Settlement Assistance


This is a continuous intake program – new students welcome any time.

Class Schedule: Monday to Friday from 9am to 2:00pm.


Located between Toronto and Barrie in the county of Simcoe, Bradford West Gwillimbury has a population of 27,000 people and is expected to grow to a population of 32,000 by 2016.

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There are some very important factors to consider before choosing a community to settle in. Finding a place to settle that offers good jobs, daycare, schools & housing can be a stressful decision.

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Canada offers quality education for children and Adults alike. Education is a very important part of our lives as it prepares us for employment and is vital for economic and social growth.

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English as a Second Language

Learning English is one of the first steps to integration into Canadian society for many newcomers to Canada.

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Support Group

Meets the second Wednesday of the month at the
Bradford Public Library 425 Holland Street West
from 6pm-8pm.

Integration to Canadian Society Program

The Integration to Canadian Society Program is geared specifically for newcomers.

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We are located:

11 Holland St E.
Bradford, Ontario, Canada
L3Z 2B8

Free Parking is located:

  • ~ At the Courthouse Just East of our Building
  • ~ Simcoe Road (behind Skwarchuk Funeral Home)
  • ~ Barrie Street (adjacent to Joe’s Bar & Restaurant)

Before & After Hours

Before and After Hour Appointments Available!

Please call (905) 775-3343 or email

Commissioner Of Oaths

Commissioner Of Oaths On Site

We can help you with:
~ Letters of Invitation
~ Travel Consent Letters
~ Sworn Affidavits or Declarations
~ Certification of Copies of Documents

For details please call (905) 775-3343 or email