Record Details
Alternate Name Catholic Community Services of York Region (CCSYR) ; Centre for Information and Community Services (CICS) ; Community Connections Mentorship Program ; COSTI Immigrant Services ; ESL ; HOST Program ; Job Search Workshops ; Job Search Workshops for Newcomers ; Job Skills ; Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada ; LINC
Office Phone 905-761-1155
Toll Free Phone 1-877-761-1155
Fax 905-761-2080
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Established 2007
Funding Managed by a partnership of five immigrant serving community organizations including COSTI Immigrant Services, Catholic Community Services of York Region (CCSYR), Centre for Information and Community Services (CICS), Job Skills and Social Enterprise for Canada * funding provided by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Description (Service) A one-stop service designed to guide and support immigrants and newcomers through information and resources in York Region * transportation reimbursement and Child Minding services available to eligible individuals 
Core services include: 
* Settlement and integration (including mentorships) 
* Language training (including Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada – LINC, English as a Second Language – ESL, and Enhanced Language Training – ELT) 
* Employment supports (including accreditation and qualifications assistance / information, Job Search Workshops (JSW) program, employment resource areas and Employment Settlement Specialists)
Hours Mon and Wed 8:30 am-8:30 pm, Tue, Thu, and Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sat 10 am-2 pm
Dates All year
Meetings monthly event calendar on website for activities within the Welcome Centre * activities change on monthly basis
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility For immigrants and newcomers who require the supports and resources necessary to help integrate economically and socially into the Canadian labour market * other criteria may apply
Application No application required
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Farsi ; Hindi ; Italian ; Korean ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Urdu ; Vietnamese ; Provides direct phone links to trained interpreters who are knowledgeable about the services offered
Fees None
Site Location Vaughan
Located In Community Vaughan
Address & Map
Building H
9100 Jane St, Units 56-67
Vaughan, ON L4K 0A4
Intersection Jane St and Rutherford Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Career Exploration ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; English as a Second Language ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Newcomer Settlement Services
Print Material flyers can be picked up at any of the 7 Welcome Centres


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