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Centre for Education & Training

Site: Oakville Location

Service: Newcomer Information Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-875-3851 ext 5008
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-1179 ext 1266
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Primary Contact Maninder Bharaj, Coordinator, Newcomer Information Centre; Phone: 905-875-3851 ext 5005; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A not-for-profit organization delivering employment, settlement and language services
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established May 2009
Primary Executive Agnes Wilczak, Senior Manager, Newcomer Information Centre; Phone: 905-949-0049 ext 1259; Email:
Alternate Executive Moya McKinnon, Senior Director, Employment & Newcomer Services; Phone: 905-457-4747 ext 3250
Funding Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * information and referral to community and government programs and services  
* information sessions for newcomers and internationally trained professionals by external guest speakers 
* free Commissioner of Oaths services available: call for an appointment  
* information topics: employment * settlement services * government programs * education and training * credential assessment * citizenship and immigration * Canadian labour market * Canadian professional licensing requirements 
* care for newcomer children ages 6 months and above, with at least one parent on-site 
Programs include: 
* monthly information sessions on immigration, citizenship, labour market, education, self-employment, finances 
* Settlement Services (schedule applies-call for an appointment) 
* Senior's Circle 
* Women's Circle
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Care for newcomer children: ages 6 months and up
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Hindi ; Mandarin ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Spanish ; Urdu ; Bulgarian; Cantonese; Indonesian; Macedonian
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Oakville Corporate Centre
690 Dorval Dr, Suite 100
Oakville, ON L6K 3X9
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Intersection Dorval Dr and Wyecroft Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Newcomers
HCSD Sub Heading Newcomer Settlement Services ; Refugees
Service Categories Cultural Transition Counselling ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Newcomer Settlement Services ~ Syrian Community ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues

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