Welcome Centre Immigrant Services

Site: Newmarket Welcome Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 289-841-3032
Toll Free Phone 1-877-761-1155
Fax 905-853-6186 ; 905-853-5743
E-Mail info@welcomecentre.ca
Website www.welcomecentre.ca
Addresses and Location
Located In Community Newmarket
Address 16655 Yonge St, Unit 26
Newmarket, ON L3X 1V6
 
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Intersection Yonge St and Mulock Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) A one-stop service designed to guide and support immigrants and newcomers through information and resources in York Region * core services include: settlement and integration (including mentorships); language training (including Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada – LINC, English as a Second Language – ESL, and Enhanced Language Training – ELT); and employment supports (including accreditation and qualifications assistance / information, Job Search Workshops (JSW) program, employment resource areas and Employment Settlement Specialists)

older adults exercise program * newcomers' tai chi program * Mother Goose songs, rhymes and stories for parents, caregivers and their children

transportation reimbursement and Child Minding services available to eligible individuals
operates Mobile Outreach Service to rural locations in York Region, Simcoe County, parts of Grey County and Muskoka District
Service Details
Hours Mon, Tue, Wed and Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Thu 8:30 am-8 pm * Evening classes see schedule
Areas Served York Region ; Mobile Outreach serves rural locations in York Region, Simcoe County, parts of Grey County and Muskoka District
Eligibility newcomers who require supports and resources to integrate economically and socially * other criteria may apply for some services
Application No application required for services * register for evening ESL classes
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Farsi ; Hindi ; Italian ; Korean ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Urdu ; Vietnamese ; Interpretive Services - For appointment counselling ; Provides direct phone links to trained interpreters who are knowledgeable about the services offered
Fees None
Administration
Alternate Name Catholic Community Services of York Region (CCSYR) ; Centre for Information and Community Services (CICS) ; COSTI Immigrant Services ; ELT ; ESL ; Job Search Workshops for Newcomers ; Job Skills ; JSW ; Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada ; LINC ; Settlement and Integration ; Social Enterprise for Canada (SEC)