TR Leger Immigrant Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-933-9626
Toll Free Phone 1-877-412-2472
Fax 613-930-2691
E-Mail lisa.noel@ucdsb.on.ca
Website www.trlimmigrantservices.ca
Primary Contact Lisa Noel, Team Leader
Alternate Contact Rabia Zeeshan, Settlement Outreach Worker
Address & Map
600 McConnell Ave, Rm 203
Cornwall, ON K6H 4M1
 
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Physical Access Unknown
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides itinerant settlement services to people in need including:

Community Connections Mentorship Program (formerly HOST 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

Settlement Program (formerly Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program) -- orientation programs, language and skills training to help facilitate employment, and programs to welcome newcomers to the community * 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

* Group Information Sessions and Immigrant Women's Network : Assists newcomers in understanding Canadian society, transportation, adaptation processes and more, in an informal group environment

* Outreach : Will come to other organizations to provide services and information (cultural groups, English as a Second Language ESL classes and more)

* Social/Recreational Assistance: Meeting people, English Conversation Circles to practice English, Community Connections- volunteers mentoring newcomers

* News and Events: Information about activities taking place at the Centre

Satellite locations in Brockville, Alexandria, Hawkesbury
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-3 pm
Areas Served Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Open to newcomers and immigrants to Canada * Community Connections Mentorship Program -- newcomers 19 years and older
Application Call or drop in * immigration papers or permanent resident card required
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Bus Route Notes Cornwall Transit Transit Route Map * Transit Schedule
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/TR-Leger-Immigrant-Services-services-aux-immigrants-195967387103416/
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Funding Federal - Citizenship and Immigration Canada
Date Updated 10 Oct 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Career Exploration ~ Newcomer Settlement Services ; Career Exploration ~ Refugees ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues

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