Halton Multicultural Council

Milton Office

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Record #: MIL0937 Last Modified: 22 Apr 2014 Last Full Update: 26 Feb 2014 Update Schedule: 26 Feb 2015
Record Owner: MIL Date Created: 30 Sep 1993 Date Deleted: N/A  
Organization Info
Alternate NameHMC ; Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program ; Immigration Settlement and Adaptation Program ; ISAP ; Newcomer Settlement Program ; NSP
Location
Address310 Main St E, Unit 107
Milton, ON L9T 1P4
 
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Located In CommunityMilton
Nearest Main IntersectionMartin St and Main St E
Areas ServedHalton North
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Hours/Dates/Meeting Details
HoursMon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Contact Information
Office Phone905-864-6565
Fax905-864-4748 
Organization Emailinfo@haltonmc.com
Websitewww.haltonmc.com
Primary ContactHanadi Al-Masri, Program Manager; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 225; Email: hal-masri@haltonmc.com
Alternate ContactBabur Mobarak, Community Settlement Program Coordinator; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 232; Email: bmobarak@haltonmc.com
Coordinator of VolunteersMargarita Cardona, Community Connections Program Coordinator; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 228; Email: mcardona@haltonmc.com
Primary ExecutiveKim Jenkinson, Executive Director; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 222; Email: kjenkinson@haltonmc.com
Alternate ExecutiveTrivi Mehendale, President
Description & Services
DescriptionA community agency dedicated to enabling every individual, regardless of race or ethnic origin, to participate as full and active members of the community * fostering mutual respect and understanding  
 
Objectives 
* provide services and programs to facilitate and assist settlement and integration of immigrants and refugees  
* develop community education programs to increase general awareness of needs of immigrants and refugees 
* facilitate cross-cultural communication and understanding  
* create and provide opportunities for members of various ethno-cultural groups/organizations to discuss common interests 
* develop cooperative undertakings  
* encourage and promote dialogue and co-operation between members/representatives of service organizations and public officials  
* encourage and facilitate development of support groups and community organizations for immigrants and refugees  
* provide cultural activities and special events to foster representation of cultural heritage and improve, develop intercultural understanding  
Broader TermsEducation ; Educational programs ; Immigration ; Instructional programs ; Language instruction
SubjectsCitizenship ; English as a second language ; Immigrants ; Multiculturalism ; Orientation ; Refugees ; Settlement services
Related TermsCitizenship courts ; Citizenship documents ; Cultural communities ; Form filling ; Immigration ; Immigration law ; Interpretation ; Race relations ; Translation
Eligibility*Canadian citizens 
* Permanent residents 
* Convention refugees 
* refugee claimants 
* visitors
FeesNone
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese - Cantonese ; Croatian ; Hindi ; Mandarin ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Spanish ; Ukrainian ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services - ; Translation Services ; Serbian
Directory Description and Headings
Seniors Directory DescriptionAH
Seniors Directory HeadingsMulticultural
Other Details
FundingRegional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Donations ; United Way ; Supporting Communities Partnership Initiative (SCPI)