Peel Multicultural Council

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Description
Immigrant Services -- settlement information and orientation to life in Canada
  • needs assessment
  • referral to other agencies and government services
  • help filling in government forms and applications
  • Commissioner of Oaths, document translation and interpretation with service providers
  • crisis support counselling
  • Youth Achieving Employment Project (YAE) research project to develop an intervention for recent postsecondary graduates struggling to find employment
  • Mississauga Cycles cycling mentorship and do-it-yourself Bike Hub
  • New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) where seniors help seniors learn computer based social networking skills, digital photography, event management, report writing and also a social and physical exercise club
Participates in LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) in English, upon assessment by Achēv -- see separate entry

Enhanced Language Training (ELT) -- sector specific language training with job search workshops and a co-op placement
English Conversation Circles (ECC), and ESL Home Based Business Language Training

Community Connections Mentorship Program (formerly HOST Program)
  • group activities for newly arrived immigrants and refugees of all ages to help orient them to their new community and establish social and professional networks
  • trained and experienced volunteer mentors assist, with focus on citizenship and civic engagement or skills and career development
Community Services
  • digital literacy training
  • free seasonal income tax clinic
  • mobile dental clinic
  • Orientation to Ontario (O2O) webinars
Access centre for Ontario Electricity Support Program -- assistance with applications



Eligibility
Varies by program ; permanent residents, refugees or people with protected persons status, and live in caregivers

Digital literacy -- Peel residents except for international students or temporary foreign workers
Application Process
Call for appointment or walk-in
Office
905-819-1144
Fax
905-542-3950
Website
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Mailing Address
6630 Turner Valley Rd
Mississauga, ON, L5N 2P1
Canada
Languages
Arabic, Cantonese, English, Filipino, French, Hindi, Mandarin, Pashto, Polish, Punjabi, Spanish, Urdu
Fees
None
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
May 27, 2024
Address
6630 Turner Valley Rd
Mississauga, ON, L5N 2P1
Cross street: Erin Mills Pkwy and Mississauga Rd; Rear entrance, in the St Alphonsa Syro Malabar Catholic Cathedral building
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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

Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm; walk-in settlement services Mon-Fri 8:30 am-6 pm, also Wed 6 pm-8:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Peel Region