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Service: Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-257-1555
Fax 905-257-1507
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Primary Contact Lydia Law, Language Program Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Contact Micky Gotla, Language Program Administrative Assistant; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 230
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Site Information
Site Location In the Canadian Tire plaza
Located In Community Iroquois Ridge North
Address & Map
380 Dundas St E, Unit D11
Oakville, ON L6H 6Z9
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Intersection Trafalgar Rd and Dundas St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - designated parking at entrance
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name LINC
Former Name Halton Multicultural Council (Dec 2015)
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1979
Primary Executive Kim Jenkinson, Executive Director; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 222; Email:
Funding Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A community-based, federally funded English language training program offered by the Government of Canada in collaboration with local school boards, employers, multicultural groups and other partners in the delivery of English language instruction. 
LINC provides newcomers with:  
* communication skills to help facilitate their social, cultural and economic integration into Canadian society  
* participants learn about Canada, diversity, rights and responsibilities and labour market integration  
* Canadian Language Benchmark levels offered are CLB 0-7 
* classes are offered at the Dundas Street and Speers Road locations
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
convention refugees * permanent residents
Application Contact an Administrative Assistant for more information * an assessment may be necessary
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Bengali ; Chinese - Cantonese ; Croatian ; Farsi ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Hungarian ; Japanese ; Korean ; Mandarin ; Punjabi ; Romanian ; Spanish ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services - are available ; Bosnian, Serbian, Tagalog
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories English as a Second Language ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Vocational English as a Second Language ~ Immigrants/Refugees

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