Kingston Community Health Centres

Site: Kingston - Weller Ave

Service: Immigrant Services Kingston and Area

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-544-4661
Fax 613-544-2916
E-Mail info@kchc.ca
Website www.kchc.ca/index.cfm/immigrant-services/
Primary Contact Wendy Vuyk, Director, Community Health, Kingston Community Health Centres; Phone: 613-544-4661 ext 5111
Volunteer Coordinator Catherine Simpson, Kingston Community Health Centres Facilitator of Volunteers; Phone: 613-767-8591 ext 2160; Email: catherines@kchc.ca
Primary Executive Michael Bell, Chief Executive Officer
Address & Map
263 Weller Ave
Kingston, ON K7K 2V4
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Settlement Program (formerly Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program)

Orientation and Adaptation Services
Needs assessment and Information and referral to community and social services * support with finding housing, child care, registering children in school and health care * help filling out government forms including housing and immigration sponsorship forms * community support through volunteer befriending, conversation circles to practice English * help with connecting to language classes * workshops to reduce stress of adjusting to Canadian culture

Translation and interpretation services -- professionally trained interpreters with expertise in health, community and social services
Citizenship Preparation -- courses, tests and activities to help newcomers prepare for the citizenship test
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston ; Lennox and Addington County
Eligibility Newcomers to Canada
Application Call or visit website for more information.
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Mandarin)
Fees Service - Translation services per page costs ; None
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/KingstonCHC
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/kingstonchc
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 2006
Funding Provincial - Citizenship and immigration ; Federal - Citizenship and Immigration Canada ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107782906 RR0001
Print Material Brochures; see website under reports.
Date Updated 07 Nov 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Immigrants (Canada) ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Immigrant Benefits Assistance ; Immigrant Mutual Assistance Associations ; Immigrant/Newcomer Accompaniment Programs ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Resettlement Assistance Program ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Immigrants (Canada) ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues ; Volunteer Opportunities

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