Welcome Centre Immigrant Services

Site: Richmond Hill, Yonge Street

Service: Richmond Hill Centre

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Record #: NKT1819 Last Modified: 24 Nov 2014 Last Full Update: 05 Nov 2014
Record Details
Alternate NameAccreditation ; Catholic Community Services of York Region (CCSYR) ; CCMP ; Centre for Information and Community Services (CICS) ; Community Connection Mentorship Program ; Community Connections Mentorship Program ; COSTI Immigrant Services ; ESL ; HOST Program ; Job Search Workshops ; Job Search Workshops for Newcomers ; Job Skills ; JSW ; Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada ; LINC ; Settlement and Integration Services ; Social Enterprise for Canada
Office Phone1-877-761-1155
Toll Free Phone1-866-852-8469
Fax905-884-3163
E-Mailinfo@welcomecentre.ca
Websitewww.welcomecentre.ca
FundingManaged by a unique 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 Government of Canada, Department of Citizenship and Immigration
Description (Service)A one-stop service designed to guide and support immigrants and newcomers through information and resources in York Region * 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); and employment supports (including accreditation and qualifications assistance / information, Job Search Workshops (JSW) program, employment resource areas and Employment Settlement Specialists) * transportation reimbursement and Child Minding services available to eligible individuals
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedYork Region
EligibilityFor 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
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese - Cantonese ; Hindi ; Italian ; Korean ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Spanish ; Urdu ; Mandarin ; Cambodian; Farsi; Tamil; Vietnamese * provides direct phone links to trained interpreters who are knowledgeable about the services offered
FeesNone
Located In CommunityRichmond Hill
Address & Map
South Hill Shopping Centre
9325 Yonge St
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 0A8
IntersectionNorth of 16th Ave
Service CategoriesAdult Mentoring Programs ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Career Exploration ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; English as a Second Language ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Newcomer Settlement Services