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Settlement Assistance and Family Support Services. Head Office

Settlement Assistance and Family Support Services. Head Office
1200 Markham Rd Ste 214, Toronto, ON M1H 3C3
Scarborough Central
Reception 416-431-4847 ext 221
416-431-7283
Mon-Fri 9am-4:30 pm
Open to all * focus on newcomers
Information and Orientation Services (formerly Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program) -- settlement services for newcomers who have been in Canada for less than 4 years, including landed immigrants, Convention refugees and foreign-born Canadian citizens
* orientation
* information sessions
* supportive counselling
* employment assessment and preparation
* information and referral including housing
* job fair
* computer with free Internet access
* advocacy
* interpretation
* access to community resources
* English conversation classes
* participates in LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) in English, upon assessment by YMCA of Greater Toronto -- see separate entry
* Care for Newcomer Children -- childminding for parents attending sessions

Newcomer Settlement Program -- volunteer recruitment and training
* outreach
* advocacy
* cultural activities

Violence Against Women -- individual and family counselling for assaulted women and children
* assists victims of domestic violence who are at risk of abuse
* domestic violence prevention workshops
* support group for abused women
* educational workshops

Seniors services -- recreational activities
* support groups for isolated Afghan senior women and assistance accessing community resources
English; French; Spanish; Punjabi; Urdu; Bengali; Hindi; Gujarati; Filipino; Chinese (Mandarin); Farsi; Tamil; Chinese (Cantonese); Dari; Pashto
None
Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall; Designated parking at entrance
Non Profit; Registered Charity
13-Jun-17
14-Jun-17
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Settlement Assistance and Family Support Services. Head Office
Address: 1200 Markham Rd Ste 214, Toronto, ON M1H 3C3;
Phone: Reception 416-431-4847 ext 221
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