Member Benefits

The AAISA Advantage

Join our growing membership base of over 40 members! See for yourself what the AAISA Advantage is all about:

Engage on Research & Policy Initiatives

  • Access research bulletins, reports, and policy briefings regarding the settlement and integration sector (specific to Canada, as well as Alberta)
  • Influence AAISA research priorities
  • Participate in committees that advise on AAISA’s policy priorities
  • Invitation to meetings with stakeholders to discuss AAISA policy recommendations

Contribute to the Growth of the Sector

  • Participate in AAISA-led engagement via: teleconferences, site visits, working groups, etc. (travel costs reimbursed when applicable)
  • Represented in advocacy work at municipal, provincial, and national-level delegations and meetings, including the National Settlement Council (NSC)
  • Ability to join AAISA Board of Directors and committees, including the advisory committee for Alberta’s Integration Summit

Connect & Celebrate with the Community

  • Receive monthly mailings regarding settlement & integration-related news, opportunities and events
  • Ability to have your organization’s events, programs, and achievements highlighted through AAISA’s social media channels and website

Professional Development

  • Free registration for AAISA workshops and courses
  • Free registration to AAISA’s Settlement Practitioner certification training program, the only one of its kind in Canada