Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Description (Brief)
Abrigo CentreToronto Downtown West Multiservice agency * liaison with Portuguese-speaking communities Community development -- information and referral, assistance with forms * youth programs including school outreach workshops * settl ...
African Community Services of PeelBrampton Settlement, integration, education and social services for newcomers Violence and Abuse Prevention Programs Culturally sensitive and language specific services for women within the African Canadian co ...
Asian Community AIDS ServicesToronto Downtown Central HIV/AIDS education * support programs include buddy and practical assistance, treatment information, confidential individual counselling, referrals, case management, peer support group * outreach to y ...
Black Coalition for AIDS PreventionToronto Downtown Central HIV/AIDS education, prevention and support, including information on HIV and STI (sexually transmitted infections) risk, sexual health and healthy relationships * community workshops and forums, outre ...
Canada Pakistan Cultural AssociationOakville An inclusive organization where everyone is welcome, including persons of non-Pakistani origin Services and activities include: * facilitate integration of new immigrants * language assistance and lit ...
Canada. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, Hamilton Citizenship Office, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship CanadaHamilton Central Processes refugee claimants, clients finalized for permanent residence, permanent residence cards, and citizenship tests, interviews and ceremonies. In-person help by appointment only. Once applicatio ...
Canada. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, Citizenship and Immigration CentreToronto Downtown North Information, application forms and assistance on citizenship and immigration programs, including Permanent Resident Card Administers Interim Federal Health Program -- ensures health services for refug ...
Canadian Centre for Victims of TortureToronto Downtown Central Medical, mental health and social care Mental health program -- supportive counselling with referral to additional services as appropriate * group programs and drop in * mutual support groups for men, ...
Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture, Mississauga OfficeMississauga Mental health program * supportive counselling with referral to additional services as appropriate * group programs and drop in * mutual support groups for men, women, children and youth * crisis inte ...
Canadian Hearing Society, Mississauga Regional OfficeMississauga Multiservice agency for adults who are deaf, deafened, or hard of hearing * audiology and speech-language pathology * communication devices * hearing aid services * hearing tests * support for coping ...
Centre for Education & Training, Oakville Location, Newcomer Information CentreOakville * information and referral to community and government programs and services * information sessions for newcomers and internationally trained professionals by external guest speakers * free Commission ...
Centre for Education & Training, Corporate OfficeMississauga Employment Services -- Ontario Employment Services program, including services for youth -- see separate listings Settlement Information Services -- Newcomer Information Centres -- see separate listi ...
Centre for Skills Development, Burlington - Appleby Line, English as a Second Language and Immigrant ServicesBurlington The Settlement program (formerly Immigrant and Settlement and Adaptation Program) provides services to enable immigrants and refugees to integrate into Canadian society. They include orientation progr ...
Centre for Skills Development, Burlington - South Service Rd, English as a Second Language and Immigrant ServicesBurlington Settlement program (formerly Immigrant and Settlement and Adaptation Program): * services to enable immigrants and refugees to integrate into Canadian society including orientation programs, language ...
Centre for Skills Development, Milton - 550 Ontario St S, English as a Second Language and Immigrant ServicesMilton The Settlement program (formerly Immigrant and Settlement and Adaptation Program) provides services to enable immigrants and refugees to integrate into Canadian society. They include orientation progr ...
Centre for Skills Development, Oakville - Abbeywood Dr, English as a Second Language and Immigrant ServicesOakville The Settlement program (formerly Immigrant and Settlement and Adaptation Program) provides services to enable immigrants and refugees to integrate into Canadian society. They include orientation progr ...
Chinese Association of MississaugaMississauga Information and referral to community services Settlement information for immigrants and refugees (including GARs) * orientation sessions * job search help * housing help * information about health an ...
CLEO, Refugee Rights in OntarioToronto Downtown Central Online information on making a refugee claim, the claim process, and access to benefits and legal help For more information on the refugee hearing visit Your Refugee Hearing , refugeehearing.cleo.on.c ...
Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenirNorth York Central French as a First Language Catholic elementary and secondary education programs New to Canada? -- helps newcomer students to integrate into Canadian society and, if needed, bring their speech, reading ...
Cross-Cultural Community Services Association, The, Peel Centre BranchMississauga Assists newcomers to adapt to the Canadian style of living and become the mainstream of the Canadian mosaic Settlement Services Department -- cultural transition counselling services including one to ...
Ethiopian Association in the Greater Toronto AreaToronto Downtown East Reception, information and referral for the community HIV/AIDS Prevention and Education Community Program -- one-on-one HIV/AIDS and STI (sexually transmitted infections) education * youth volunteer t ...
FrancoQueerToronto Downtown Central Information and referral Carrefour des Immigrants FrancoQueer (CIF) -- settlement and integration services for francophone LGBTQIA newcomers * Information and orientation workshops -- information, dis ...
HMC Connections, Oakville OfficeOakville For a listing of HMC programs and locations see here
HMC Connections, Burlington OfficeBurlington Community Settlement program provides services to enable newcomers to integrate into Canadian society through the delivery of orientation programs, citizenship workshops, language and skills training ...
HMC Connections, Community Connections ProgramOakville 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 me ...
HMC Connections, Milton OfficeMilton Services offered: Counselling and settlement services * Assistance with basic needs * Information about getting Health Card and Social Insurance Number * Help in finding affordable housing and financi ...
HMC Connections, North Oakville OfficeOakville Helps newcomers settle and integrate into a community that is welcoming and inclusive Programs include: * Settlement Services * Employment Supports * Community Connections * Language Instruction for N ...
HMC Connections, Settlement ServicesOakville The program offers assistance in accessing a wide range of settlement services including: * orientation programs, language and skills training to help facilitate employment and programs to welcome new ...
How to Find - Newcomer to Canada (Immigrant / Refugee) Services, HaltonHalton Region This listing gives an overview of services to assist newcomers to Canada, and is an index to related listings in this directory. INFORMATION AND REFERRAL FOR NEWCOMERS 1. Halton Newcomer Portal www.we ...
Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada. Central RegionToronto Downtown Central Refugee Protection Division -- panel determines refugee claims * claimants may be represented by legal counsel * if determined eligible by Canada Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada or Canad ...
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Newcomer and Employment ServicesOakville Programs available out of Oakville office include: Community Connections * objective is to bridge the silos that separate newcomers and long term residents, encourage interaction leading to a communit ...
Indus Community Services, Mississauga Head Office - Hurontario Suite 206, Family ServicesMississauga Family Services Child, Youth and Parenting Supportive counselling for parents and families dealing with cultural and inter-generational conflict * culturally and linguistically responsive * system nav ...
International Railroad for Queer RefugeesToronto Downtown Central Support to refugee claimants in Canada and abroad * legal, crisis intervention and emotional support * weekly support group * Network of Iranian Queer HIV/AIDS Program, info@niqha.net -- education and ...
Iranian Women's Organization of OntarioNorth York East Settlement services for Farsi speakers * support group * counselling * information and referral * English conversation class * seniors program * quarterly women's mobile health clinic, by appointment ...
Legal Aid Ontario, Refugee Law OfficeToronto Downtown Central Represents refugee claimants at hearings before the Immigration and Refugee Board, and on applications to the Federal Court * claimants must obtain Legal Aid certificate * lawyer and paralegal assigne ...
Muslim Community Services, Mississauga WestMississauga Offers a wide range of services and learning opportunities to newcomers to facilitate their settlement and integration into Canada Participates in LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) i ...
Nisa Homes, MississaugaMississauga Transitional housing in a supportive, culturally based home environment * confidential, supportive counselling * case management * information and community referrals * life skills development * suppo ...
Oakville Public Library, Newcomer ProgramsOakville Oakville Public Library offers several programs for newcomers including: * Settlement Services for Newcomers * Citizenship Information Session * Newcomer Conversation Circle Other programs may include ...
Ontario Camps AssociationNorth York West Publishes online Camps Guide of accredited day and residential camps for children and youth, including camps for children with special needs and camps with subsidies * online job board * training even ...
PCHS, Mississauga Head OfficeMississauga Seniors and high risk seniors services (to assist in aging at home) * health promotion (diabetes education, tobacco prevention, healthy eating, cancer, etc) * domestic violence support and assistance ...
PCHS, Brampton LocationBrampton Seniors and high risk seniors services (to assist in aging at home) * Health promotion (diabetes education, tobacco prevention, healthy eating, cancer, etc) * Domestic violence support and assistance ...
Roman Catholic Diocese of Hamilton (The), Office for RefugeesHamilton West Main focus is the relocation and resettlement of refugees made possible through the Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program, which enables Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents, working together w ...
Silent Voice CanadaToronto Downtown North American Sign Language instruction for families with a deaf member * sign language summer day camp for deaf children and hearing children with a deaf family member * recreation program for deaf childr ...
Toronto Public Library, Toronto Reference LibraryToronto Downtown North Adult reference and research library with materials in over 80 languages * access to computers, Internet, printers Services for People with Disabilities 416-393-7099, TTY 416-393-7100 -- equipment, co ...
Women's College Hospital, Crossroads Refugee Health ClinicToronto Downtown Central Diagnosis and management of acute medical issues * annual health exams * management of chronic diseases * full primary care for children including immunizations * pregnancy care * family planning advi ...
World RenewBurlington World Renew (part of the Christian Reformed Church in North America) joins communities around the world to renew hope, reconcile lives, and restore creation, through programs in: * community developme ...