Kingcrest International Neighbours is a non-profit organization that began in 1989 as a grassroot compassionate outreach ministry of a small group of people from University Chapel (UBC), who had a heart for newcomers to Canada.
Kingcrest International Neighbours is a Christ-centred organization that supports and empowers immigrants, refugees, temporary workers and visitors through English Language Learning (ELL) and community-building.
The ministry originated in Southeast Vancouver area, near Kingcrest Park.
We serve newcomers to Canada from all over the world
We establish genuine relationships by offering programs that meet the needs of newcomers
All are welcome to come, learn, and be loved.
What we offer
Learner (ELL) Classes
Teaching ELL classes
Giving practical assistance for daily living in North America
Providing a place to build friendships through social activities.Bridging people into local faith communities and introducing people to the Lord Jesus Christ.
Providing referrals and workshops to help newcomers to access necessary services.
What our students say...
Our class sizes are kept small to ensure you get an interactive and supportive learning experience