United Way of Bruce Grey

Site: Making Grey Bruce Home

Organization Info
Public Comments On February 11, 2019, Making Grey Bruce Home launched an information hub, Newcomer Information Bruce Grey, which provides information and resources to support newcomers' social and economic integration in a variety of languages. 
The project is completed but the resources are still available
Alternate Name Bruce Grey United for Newcomers ; UWBG
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-1560
Toll Free Phone 1-800-794-1728
Fax 519-376-5458
E-Mail newcomer@unitedwaybg.com
Website https://centraleastontario.cioc.ca/?UseCICVw=333
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/unitedwaybrucegrey
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/weRpossibility
Primary Contact May Ip, Project Coordinator
Address and Location Information
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
228 8th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 1L1
 
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Intersection 8th St E and 2nd Ave E
Physical Access Partially Accessible - washrooms not accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Regional project aims to build public awareness and support to welcome refugees and newcomers in rural communities. Community space provides refugees and vulnerable newcomers with resources, information and opportunities to interact with the community. Services include: 
 
* information hub Newcomer Information Bruce Grey which provides information and resources to support newcomers' social and economic integration in a variety of languages 
* services offered jointly with community partner 
* training sessions for service providers, refugee sponsors and volunteer mentors 
 
Training tool kits for service providers, refugee sponsors and volunteer mentors are being developed and will be available the end of March 2019 
Rural tool kit can be accessed  
 
Partnership of the United Way Bruce Grey and the Grey Bruce Welcoming Communities Committee
Hours Drop in: Wed 11 am-6 pm * by appointment Tue and Thu * United Way office hours (380 9th St E): Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Drop in * call or email for information
Languages English
Fees None
Secondary Data Management Fields
Legal Status (51) Registered Charity