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Service: Settlement Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-842-2486 ext 221
Fax 905-842-8807
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Primary Contact Babur Mobarak, Program Manager; Phone: 905-842-2486; Email:
Alternate Contact Margarita Cardona, Program Coordinator
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1979
Primary Executive Kim Jenkinson, Executive Director; Phone: 905-842-2486; Email:
Funding Regional / Municipal - Halton Region ; Provincial - Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration (MCI); Trillium Foundation ; Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) ; Donations ; United Way - Halton & Hamilton
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
Service delivery is frequently changing as a result of COVID-19, please visit website for the most up-to-date information 
The program offers assistance in accessing a wide range of settlement services including:
  • orientation programs, language and skills training to help facilitate employment and programs to welcome newcomers to the community 
  • needs assessments along with information and referral to community services 
  • short term adjustment counselling 
  • assistance with education, health care, housing 
  • assistance with citizenship applications and citizenship test preparation 
  • job search and employment counselling as well as assistance to establish social and professional networks to promote community engagement 
  • interpretation and translation 
  • cultural competency training available for local agencies to ensure they have the tools and training to work with a variety of cultures
Visit the website or call for additional information
Hours Oakville office (Speers Rd) Mon - Wed, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * Thu 9 am-8 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
  • Canadian citizens 
  • permanent residents 
  • convention refugees 
  • refugee claimants 
  • visitors
Application Varies by program, call for information
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Bosnian ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Croatian ; Farsi ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Korean ; Mandarin ; Punjabi ; Romanian ; Russian ; Serbian ; Spanish ; Tagalog ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
1092 Speers Rd
Oakville, ON L6L 2X4
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Intersection Fourth Line and Speers Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Newcomers
HCSD Sub Heading Immigration / Sponsorship ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Refugees
Service Categories Citizenship Application Assistance ; Citizenship Education ; Citizenship Test Preparation ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Immigrant Benefits Assistance ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues

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