Halton Multicultural Council

Site: Milton - Milton Office

Service: Halton Multicultural Council

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Record #: MIL0937 Last Full Update: 19 Feb 2015
Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameConnections ; HMC ; Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program ; Immigration Settlement and Adaptation Program ; ISAP ; Newcomer Settlement Program ; NSP
Contact Information
Office Phone905-864-6565
Fax905-864-4748 
E-Mailinfo@haltonmc.com
Websitewww.haltonmc.com
Social MediaFacebook Facebook
Primary ContactHanadi Al-Masri, Director of Business Development; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 225; Email: hal-masri@haltonmc.com
Alternate ContactBabur Mobarak, Program Manager; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 232; Email: bmobarak@haltonmc.com
Volunteer CoordinatorMargarita Cardona, Community Settlement Coordinator; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 228; Email: mcardona@haltonmc.com
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameHalton Multicultural Council
Legal Status(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established1979
Primary ExecutiveKim Jenkinson, Executive Director; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 222; Email: kjenkinson@haltonmc.com
Alternate ExecutiveTrivi Mehendale, President
FundingRegional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Donations ; United Way ; Supporting Communities Partnership Initiative (SCPI), Trillium
Service Information
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  
HoursMon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedHalton North
Eligibility*Canadian citizens 
* Permanent residents 
* Convention refugees 
* refugee claimants 
* visitors
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese - Cantonese ; Croatian ; Hindi ; Mandarin ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Spanish ; Ukrainian ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services - ; Translation Services ; Serbian
FeesNone
Additional Services at this Site
Site Information
Located In CommunityMilton
Address & Map
310 Main St E, Unit 107
Milton, ON L9T 1P4
 
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IntersectionMartin St and Main St E
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesCultural Transition Counselling ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues