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Welcome Centre Immigrant Services

Welcome Centre Immigrant Services Vaughan

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Description
COVID19 -- locations are closed * services available by phone, email or video: Settlement Services, Employment Supports, Accreditation Qualification and Information Services, Language Interpretation Supports, E-Learning Language Classes and Enhanced Language Training
  • call 1-877-761-1155 or email info@welcomecentre.ca for more information
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One-stop service to guide and support immigrants and newcomers

Settlement and Integration Services
  • needs assessment, Information and referral to community and social services including support with finding housing, child care, registering children in school, health care, legal information and government services and benefits
LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) upon assessment by Centre for Education & Training (TCET) -- see separate entry
  • language skills training in English for work or studies, Canadian culture, settlement and employment information
Enhanced Language Training -- 13 week, sector specific language training and career orientation
  • individual counselling and action plan development
  • volunteer placement, mentoring, networking, resume and interview preparation
English as a Second Language -- adult English for life and work in Canada, part time and full time options

Employment Supports
  • needs assessment and individual action plan with one to one coaching
  • pre-employment workshops, information on accreditation and qualifications
  • Job Search Workshops program and walk-in job search centre with access to computers, Internet, fax, photocopier, telephone, staff assistance available, resource materials, job boards, labour market information
Transportation reimbursement and childminding available to eligible individuals

Managed by a partnership of five immigrant serving community organizations: COSTI Immigrant Services, Catholic Community Services of York Region (CCSYR), Centre for Information and Community Services (CICS), Job Skills, and Social Enterprise for Canada
Eligibility
Immigrants and newcomers
Other criteria may apply to some programs
Application Process
Call or walk in
Toll Free
1-877-761-1155
Office
905-761-1155
Fax
905-761-2080
Website
Visit Website
Email
info@welcomecentre.ca
Mailing Address
Building H; 9100 Jane St, Units 56-67
Vaughan, ON, L4K 0A4
Canada
Languages
Arabic, Cantonese, English, Farsi, French, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Mandarin, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Tamil, Urdu, Vietnamese, Other - Specific phone numbers for languages on Contact page, www.welcomecentre.ca/contact/index.html
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
September 13, 2021
Address
Building H; 9100 Jane St, Units 56-67
Vaughan, ON, L4K 0A4
Intersection: Jane St and Rutherford Rd;
Welcome Centre Immigrant Services Site Location: Welcome Centre Immigrant Services Vaughan
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sat
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, also Mon, Wed 4:30 pm-8:30 pm, Sat 10 am-2 pm
Service Area(s)
York Region