Quick Facts

Founded in April of 1993 and established in 1994, BICS is a non-profit, community based immigrant service agency providing services to the immigrant communities of Simcoe County and York Region requiring assistance.

Structure: BICS is directed by a volunteer Board of Directors. We are a small organization who employs ten full-time, part-time and supply staff. BICS operates out of one location.

BICS serves an average of 1500-2000 people annually which includes walk-in clients, telephone and on-line inquires.

Over 90% of our clients are female.

Over the years have serviced clients from the following countries:

Afghanistan Greece Peru
Albania Guyana Poland
Argentina Hungary Portugal
Bangladesh India Romania
Belarus Iran Russia
Brazil Iraq Singapore
Bulgaria Italy Slovakia
Cambodia Jordan Spain
China Kazakhstan Syria
Colombia Korea Thailand
Croatia Laos Tunisia
Czech Republic Macedonia Turkey
Ecuador Malaysia Ukraine
El Salvador Pakistan Uruguay
Germany Paraguay Venezuela
Vietnam Yemen