Centre for Immigrant and Community Services

Site: Toronto Integrated Service Centre

Record Details
Alternate Name CCMP ; CICS ; Community Connections Mentorship Program ; EarlyON Child and Family Centre ; ERC ; FIT ; Library Settlement Partnerships ; LSP ; OEYC ; Ontario Early Years Program Family In Transition
Former Name Centre for Information and Community Services of Ontario (2013) ; Chinese Information and Community Services (1998)
Office Phone 416-293-4565
Fax 416-293-5692
E-Mail info@cicscanada.com
Website www.cicscanada.com
Primary Contact Tracy Wu, Program Director; Phone: 416-292-7510 ext 115; Email: tracy.wu@cicscanada.com
Alternate Contact Alex Heung, Program Manager; Phone: 416-293-4565 ext 110; Email: alex.heung@cicscanada.com
Funding United Way - United Way Greater Toronto
Description (Service) Settlement Services -- information and referral * orientation, needs assessment * translation and interpretation * supportive counselling * bridging services * form filling * seasonal income tax clinic * workshops and tours * employment counselling * job board, resume help, job readiness clinic, employment communications

Community Connections Mentorship Program -- group activities for newly arrived immigrants of all ages to help orient them to their new community and establish social and professional networks * Mentorship Program -- trained and experienced volunteer mentors assist, with focus on citizenship and civic engagement or skills and career development * English conversation groups * contact 416-940-3360

Library Settlement Partnerships -- settlement services provided at public libraries * information and referral * orientation, needs assessment * translation and interpretation * supportive counselling * bridging services * information workshops * library programs in partnership with libraries * call 416-316-3803 (Chinese); 416-707-8259 (Urdu)

Employment Resource Centre -- walk-in job search centre * access to computers, internet, fax, photocopiers, telephone * staff assistance available * resource materials * job board * labour market information * workshops

Early Years Services -- EarlyON Child and Family Centre, preschool education program for children and their parents * social and learning skills for preschool children * parenting education * parent-child interactive activities * contact Miranda Fung at 416-292-7510 ext 124

Family and Seniors Programs -- client intervention and assistance * form-filling * supportive counselling * social, educational and recreational programs * health information and workshop * community visits and trips * contact Cindy Yee at 416-292-7510 ext 129
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12:30 pm, 1:30 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Markham ; Toronto
Eligibility Open to all
Languages English ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin)
Fees Free * nominal fee for some services, photocopying, printing, fax
Located In Community Scarborough North
Address & Map
3850 Finch Ave E, Suite 403
Toronto, ON M1T 3T6
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Intersection Kennedy Rd and Finch Ave E
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms * free parking close to entrance
Service Categories Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Career Counselling ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Career Exploration ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Conversation Partners ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Early Childhood Family Centres ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; General Health Education Programs ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ~ Internationally Trained Skilled Workers ; In Person Crisis Intervention ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Interpretation/Translation ; Job Information ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Job Search Resource Centres ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Outreach Programs ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Parenting Skills Classes ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Social Skills Training ~ Children ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Tax Preparation Assistance ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Travel ~ Immigrants/Refugees


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