NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

Immigrants Working Centre

Settlement Support, Hamilton Central


Description
Provides support for immigrant and refugee families, as they adjust to life in Hamilton. Services are available for men and women. Childminding (Care for Newcomer Children) is available for parents accessing our services.

Services include:
*Finding a place to live.
*Learning English.
*Finding employment.
*Assistance with various forms and applications.
*One-on-one verbal cultural interpretation and translation for clients.
*Support in dealing with family issues.
*Referrals for housing, healthcare, education, community services and bridging program.

Also offers:
*Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
*Settlement Counselling
*Job Search Workshops
*Leadership Programs
*Community Connections
*Basic computer classes
*Citizenship Test Preparation
*G1 driving test preparation

Programs also available at these locations :
Downtown East Location
Hamilton Mountain Location
Hamilton East Location
Comments
During COVID-19 all Immigrants Working Centre services and programs are being offered virtually or over the phone. More details about specific programs can be found on the website.
Eligibility
Immigrants and refugees

Ages: 18 year(s) and up;
Application Process
Contact for information
Phone
905-529-5209 ext 227
Office
905-529-5209 x227
Fax
905-521-0541
Website
Visit Website
Email
arodriguez@iwchamilton.ca
Languages
Arabic, Bengali, Bosnian, Croatian, English, Filipino, German, Hindi, Kurdish, Polish, Punjabi, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Urdu
Contact
Alinamaria Rodriguez,
Fees
None
Documents Required
Documents outlined in application form
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
Hamilton Public Library
Address
Head Office; 8 Main St E, Ste 101
Hamilton, ON, L8N 1E8
Immigrants Working Centre Site Location: Hamilton Central

Cross street: James St S and Main St E;

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Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
Hamilton