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Agincourt Community Services Association

Dorset Park Community Hub


Description
COVID19 - Food Bank (prepackaged boxes) Open Mon-Tue, Thu 11 am-4 pm
Newcomer Centre -- case management support to newcomers through phone and online platforms (e-mail, Zoom, Whatsapp, Video calls)
assistance to apply for EI for newcomers (permanent residents and convention refugees) and newcomer support 416-292-6912 ext 3

Multiservice neighbourhood
  • centre community engagement projects 
  • seniors programs
  • financial literacy workshops
Food Bank -- member of Daily Bread Food Bank

Newcomer Centre 
  • information and referral to community and social services
  • support with finding housing, child care, registering children in school and health care
  • help filling out government forms including housing and immigration sponsorship forms
  • help with connecting to language classes
  • Women's English Circle
  • workshops on financial literacy and other topics to reduce stress of adjusting to Canadian culture
Citizenship Preparation -- offers courses, tests and activities to help newcomers prepare for the citizenship test

Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada -- provides basic language skills in English upon assessment by YMCA of Greater Toronto -- see separate entry, online learning option

Mentorship and Skills Building
  • offers permanent residents and convention refugees resume and job readiness help, employment counselling
  • skills and career development in specific fields including food service, customer service, cashier training to help newcomers get entry level jobs

Lead agency for Dorset Park Hub
other services provided by partner agencies including, Reconnect Community Health, Stride Toronto, John Howard Society of Toronto, VHA Home HealthCare, Chinese Canadian Council, Madison Community Services, and Dorset Park Neighbourhood Association
Comments
COVID-19 - Service restrictions in place during outbreak - call for details
Eligibility
Newcomer Services -- permanent residents or convention refugees
Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)-- permanent residents, convention refugees, government-sponsored refugees or others eligible
Application Process
Food bank -- call 647-723-9238 to book an appointment Fri 10 am-4 pm Newcomer Centre -- call for appointment
Office
416-292-6912
Fax
416-292-6913
Website
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Email
info@agincourtcommunityservices.com
Mailing Address
1911 Kennedy Rd
Unit 105
Toronto, ON, M1P 2L9
Canada
Languages
Arabic, Cantonese, English, Mandarin, Spanish, Tamil
Accessibility
Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
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Last Updated On
February 5, 2021
Address
1911 Kennedy Rd, Unit 105
Toronto, ON, M1P 2L9
Intersection: Kennedy Rd and Ellesmere Rd; North of Ellesmere
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Hours of Operation
Mon
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Food bank open Mon-Tue, Thu 11 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Toronto