Contact Details
Office Phone 905-734-1141
Toll Free Phone 1-866-885-5947
Fax 905-734-1678
Primary Contact Bonaventure Otshudi, Director, Settlement program; Phone: 905-528-0163
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Welland
Address & Map
810 East Main St
Welland, ON L3B 3Y4
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Intersection East Main St and White Ave
Service and Access Details
Description (Service)

In collaboration with local partners, the CSC offers a wide range of services to enable immigrants and refugees to integrate into Canadian society including orientation programs, language and skills training to help facilitate employment, and programs to welcome newcomers to the community * individual agencies may provide needs and eligibility assessments, pre- and post-arrival information and referral, job search and employment counselling, assistance to establish social and professional networks to promote community engagement, and assistance to access a range of settlement services

Settlement workers assist newcomers in the following areas: Settlement services (intake, needs assessments, help with housing, Ontario Works, immigration and other government procedures) * settlement and orientation information * community legal services * informative workshops * referrals to community services * Interpretation and outreach assistance * in-school support for parents and families * Informative workshops and other activities.

Community Connections Mentorship Program: group activities for newly arrived immigrants and refugees of all ages to help orient them to their new community and establish social and professional networks * trained and experienced volunteer mentors assist, with focus on citizenship and civic engagement or skills and career development

Hours Mon, Wed 8:30 am-5 pm * Tue, Thu 8:30 am-8 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility Newly arrived immigrants and refugees of all ages
Application Call for information
Languages French ; French-speaking
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Immigrants/Refugees ~ Francophone Community ; Newcomer Settlement Services ~ Francophone Community

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