Brampton Multicultural Community Centre

Site: Brampton - County Court Blvd

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-790-8482
Fax 905-790-8488
E-Mail services@bmccentre.org
Website www.bmccentre.com
Primary Contact Dima Amad, Director, Programs and Services; Phone: 905-790-8482 ext 304; Email: dima.amad@bmccentre.org
Alternate Contact Salima Tejani, Manager-Programs and Services; Phone: 905-790-8482 ext 325; Email: salima.tejani@bmccentre.org
Volunteer Coordinator Peter Omoregie, Settlement Counsellor; Email: peter.omoregie@bmccentre.org
Site Information
Located In Community Brampton (City of)
Address & Map
197 County Court Blvd, Suite 303
Brampton, ON L6W 4P6
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name BMC ; Newcomer Settlement Program ; NSP ; Settlement Workers in Schools ; SWIS
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1 Apr 1987
Funding Regional / Municipal - Region of Peel ; Provincial - Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration ; Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way
Elections Board of Directors: every two years 
Officers: annually at AGM
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Neighbourhood multi-service agency

Settlement and integration programs, information and orientation sessions, referral to appropriate services, educational workshops, form filling, skills development, counselling, translation and interpretation. support for seniors

Employment Services -- helps immigrants find meaningful employment * counsellors work closely with newcomers facing employment difficulties, to develop their job search skills * needs assessment, one-on-one job search coaching, pre-employment workshops conducted in a computerized environment, personalized action plan * post-program follow-up and support, job leads, networking events, access to computers, printers, telephones, fax machines, photocopiers, internet

Information and Awareness Services -- help newcomers adapt to and settlement in Canada including information and orientation on immigration, health, education and housing * employment related assistance * translation and interpretation * forms filling * referrals to government and community resources * supportive counselling for individuals and families * monthly information seminars

Multicultural Settlement And Education Partnership -- a partnership with Peel District School Board, the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board, and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada * MSEP Brampton offers services placing settlement workers in elementary, middle and high schools across Brampton
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Halton North ; Peel Region
Eligibility Newcomers to Canada
Application Call for appointment or walk in
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Bengali ; Bosnian ; Dari ; Farsi ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Somali ; Spanish ; Swahili ; Tamil ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services ; Yoruba
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Housing Search and Information ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Immigrant Benefits Assistance ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Interpretation/Translation ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Self Esteem Workshops ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues

Agency Overview


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