Welland Heritage Council and Multicultural Centre

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-732-5337
Toll Free Phone 1-888-764-9041
Fax 905-732-0212
Website www.wellandheritagecouncil.com
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter
Primary Executive Janet Madume, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Paul Pudge, President
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Welland
Address & Map
26 East Main St
Welland, ON L3B 3W3
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Intersection East Main St and King St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) * Emergency shelter for refugees and immigrants (completely furnished apartments) 
* Needs assessment and Information and referral to community and social services  
* Help filling out government forms including housing and immigration sponsorship forms  
* Assistance for privately sponsored refugees and their sponsors 
* Workshops on Canadian culture and lifestyle  
* English as a Second Language -- English for Life and Work in Canada 
* Legal assistance with all immigration documents 
* Assistance with foreign credential recognition and re-entering career in Canada, loan opportunity 
* Offers a variety of positions for volunteers
Hours Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Wed later hours by appointment
Eligibility Newcomers to Canada
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Shona - Interpretation ; Slovak - Interpretation ; Spanish - Interpretation ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal
Elections Jun
Meetings Board and Membership Meetings held the 3rd Tue of every month
Service Categories Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; English as a Second Language ; Foreign Educational Records Evaluations ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Immigrant/Refugee Shelters ; Newcomer Settlement Services
Events Ladies Night Out, Welland Dragon Boat Festival, World Ball, Multicultural Festival