Welcome to Waterloo! We are so excited that you have chosen this city to call home. 

Find your neighbourhood 

There are neighbourhood groups, neighbourhood associations, and homes associations across Waterloo that plan connection opportunities for neighbours. Visit the Find Your Neighbourhood page to see if your new neighbourhood has a group or association. Follow them on social media or check out their websites for updates on things going on in your community. 

How-to guides

The City of Waterloo is creating information guides to help new neighbours transition to life in Waterloo. Stay tuned for these helpful how-to guides. 

If you have new neighbours in your community, consider reading the welcoming new neighbours how-to guide for information and inspiration to help you make new neighbours feel welcomed and included. 

Connect with the neighbourhoods team 

If you are new to Waterloo and are interested in what's going on in the city, consider signing up for the e-newsletter for updates on community events, programs, and inspiration from other neighbourhoods. 

The neighbourhoods team also hosts events, like the Neighbourhood Summit, where neighbours can learn together and network. Consider attending an event to build connections with fellow neighbours.