Welcome to Windsor-Essex


We are so glad that you have decided to move to Windsor-Essex County!

We know that our community has many services and attractions that will be good for you and your family. We encourage you to be involved in community events as you settle in Windsor-Essex County. By connecting with settlement agencies, participating in events and activities, learning more about your children's schools, and taking classes, you will be able to meet new people and make new friends.

There is much to explore in our region as you start to understand our culture and community.


A group of people being welcomed to Windsor just after getting off a plane from Germany

The Orientation to Ontario workbook is available in 13 different languages and may be helpful to you as you settle in our community.

Orientation to Ontario: Get the Workbook.

L'Ontario, c'est chez moi: Obtenir le cahier de consultation en fran├žais . 

You can also use the Windsor Essex County and Chatham Kent Guide for Newcomers to learn more about what we have available locally to help you as you get settled.

We are excited to share what we have to offer you and we look forward to seeing what you and your family bring to our culture and community.

 You can learn more about our local demographics and including data on population, income, household, dwellings, employment, ethnicity, language, immigration, migration, and religion by clicking on this document here.