PNSG is the Local Immigration Partnership (LIP) in Peel designed to develop a coordinated and integrated settlement services model to enhance the social and economic inclusion of newcomers, immigrants and refugees to the Peel community.
LIPs are community-based partnerships that foster foster local engagement of service providers and other institutions with newcomers. They support community based knowledge sharing, and improve coordination of services that facilitate the settlement and integration services.
Our core functions are to:
Champion, Integrate, Lead, Research and Plan.
PNSG publishes reports on community conusltations and research that identify newcomer settlement priorities, issues and trends and help decision-makers make evidence-based decisions that affect community efforts to integrate newcomers:
One publication compiling current census data, longitudinal immigration database and informal settlement study data and results from a 2018 PNSG survey of settlement service providers, describing Peel newcomer settlement priorities.