is an online platform offer information and services to the newcomer in Halifax Atlantic Canada. It’s provides information about living in Canada, education, immigration Q&A, employment, and business opportunities. It’s also helps to build networks by connecting people who living abroad to local (living in Atlantic Canada). was initially a student forum built in 2003, aiming to serve as an information exchange platform for the overseas Chinese students in Atlantic Canada. Although we have had some challenges along the way, we have grown into a major gateway of resources for both newcomers and our old friends. We will continue to strive to provide better services, and higher standards in the quality of information.

In 2014, ECLife established its mission as a social business that provide comprehensive and understandable settlement and integration information and service to newcomers, connect them to local cultural groups and businesses, bridge them with opportunity that could use their oversea background and experiences, increase newcomers’ sense of belonging and integrate to the local community.

To achieve the goal, ECLife is building a new platform to extend its functionality. In order to do this, we will need your continuous support and feedback. Your suggestions for content improvement will help us grow stronger.

Community Tax Return

FREE for lower income newcomers & students

Weekend Group Ski Trip

40% OFF full combo included ski lesson

Express Delivery

50% OFF with UPS, DHL, Purolator etc.

Passport Photo 

$30 tax in for 2 copies with e-file