Taking steps to integrate successfully into Québec
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Taking steps to integrate successfully into Québec

As soon as you receive your CSQ, you will have access to a wider range of services to facilitate your integration. These services are offered by the Ministère, its institutional partners and community organizations:

  • Full-time French classes for non-French-speakers
  • Health insurance covered by the Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec (RAMQ)
  • Directory of services offered by community organizations
  • Free pre-school, primary and secondary school education and exemption from differential fees for foreign students at CEGEP and university (Education section)
  • Access to reduced-contribution daycare services (Education section)
  • Canada Child Tax Benefit and the Québec Child Assistance Program, under certain conditions.


Use the tool Learning about Québec: Guide for my successful integration to help you assess your needs, set realistic goals and choose effective strategies. This comprehensive tool provides useful information that will guide you through the different steps in your integration process, including your job search. It is available in French, English and Spanish.  

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Last modification : 2018-07-17
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