Welcoming Communities Program
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Rexdale-Womens-Centre/122165667868373|
|Description & Services|
|Description||Not-for-profit, voluntary agency that serves high-need women and their family members |
Welcoming Communities Program offers:
• English Conversation Circle (ECC): Participants have an opportunity to practice every day English language skills and build self-confidence.
• Cooking Club: Participants share recipes from all over the work and cook healthy meals while at the same time networking with other program participants.
• Movie Night: Participants watch family oriented movies which generate lively discussions and is a great opportunity for newcomers to practice their English skills
Volunteering for Welcoming Communities: To become a volunteer for the program individuals must be 18 years of age or older and a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Residence for more than 5 years, be knowledgeable about the community, be open to learn and appreciate other cultures and be able to volunteer for 2 hours a week for at least 6 months.
Open to: Women; Youth; Seniors; General
|Hours||Office Hours: Mon, Tue, Fri 9am-5pm *Wed 9am-8pm * Sat 9am-12pm|
|Areas Served||Etobicoke ; Greater Toronto Area ; Toronto|
|Eligibility||Services available to: newcomer, immigrant, refugee, Canadian women and their family/ dependants|
|Languages||English ; French ; Arabic ; Bosnian ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Croatian ; Dari ; Farsi (Persian) ; Gujurati ; Hindi ; Pashto ; Punjabi ; Serbian ; Somali ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Twi ; Urdu ; West Indian dialect ; Assyrian, Bengali|
|Address||21 Panorama Court, Ste 2300|
Etobicoke, ON M9V 4E3
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|Intersection||Finch and Kipling|
|Office Phone||416-745-0062 |
|Primary Contact||Fatima Filippi, Executive Director; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Margaret Nwosu, Welcoming Communities Co-ordinator; Phone: 416-745-0062 ext 250; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Funding||City / Town ; Donations|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit|
|Subjects||Community centres ; Cooking ; Immigrants ; Movies ; Refugees ; Social action ; Volunteer opportunities ; Womens clubs|