Chinese Association of Mississauga

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-275-8558
Fax 905-275-7582
Volunteer Coordinator Jenny Yan, Settlement Worker; Phone: 905-275-8558; Fax: 905-275-7582; Email:
Site Information
Site Location Golden Square Centre
Located In Community Mississauga (City of)
Address & Map
1177 Central Pkwy W, Unit 16
Mississauga, ON L5C 4P3
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Intersection Central Pkwy W and Burnhamthorpe Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada ; LINC
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1982
Primary Executive Eric Wen, President
Alternate Executive May Yumei Ren, Program Manager
Elections Feb-Mar
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Information and referral to community services

Settlement information for immigrants and refugees (including GARs) * orientation sessions * job search help * housing help * information about health and the education system * participates in LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) in English, upon assessment by Centre for Education & Training (TCET) -- see separate entry * childminding may be available for attendees with children 2 to 6 years * bus fare for eligible attendees

English as a second language * Seniors programs including information and referral, social activities -- membership, help applying for benefits * Family abuse programs by referral from police or other agencies * community Volunteer Income Tax program for low income families and seniors * help for low-income families and seniors applying for Ontario Works in Peel and Peel Access to Housing * Commissioner for taking affidavits
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, other hours by appointment only
Areas Served Etobicoke ; Etobicoke Central ; Etobicoke North ; Etobicoke South ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
Boundaries Peel Region, Etobicoke (west of Royal York and south of Steeles Ave), Oakville (east of Dorval Dr)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) - 100 year(s) 
Residents, newcomers and government assisted refugees (GARs)
Application Call for appointment
Languages English ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Interpretive Services
Fees Membership ; Newcomer services free
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Commissioner of Oaths ; English as a Second Language ~ Chinese Community ; Ethnocultural Multipurpose Centres ~ Chinese Community ; General Benefits Assistance ~ Chinese Community ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Older Adults ~ Chinese Community ; Housing Search and Information ~ Chinese Community ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ~ Chinese Community ; Newcomer Settlement Services ~ Chinese Community ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Older Adults ~ Chinese Community ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Chinese Community ; Tax Preparation Assistance ~ Chinese Community ; Welfare Rights Assistance ~ Chinese Community

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