CEREFRAC (Centre culturel de ressources francophone pour les communautés ethniques)

Record #: CDR0329
Last Modified: 25 Apr 2019
Last Full Update: 25 Apr 2019

Record Details

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Website Website: www.cerefrac.ca
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Description & Services

Description The "Centre culturel de ressources francophone pour les communautés ethniques" (CEREFRAC) is a charitable organization whose mission is : 
-To promote the establishment, the settlement and the socio-economic integration of francophone immigrants in the Region of Peel by providing accessible programs and services that will improve their lives 
-Coach and guide the French immigrants in order to make sure they have access to all necessary resources for their social and economic blooming in the Canadian society. 
-Build mechanisms to further inter-ethnical socialisation. 
-Hospitality, Respect, Diversity, Reliability, Professionalism, Autonomy 
Programs and services: 
*Settlement information service 
*Mentor training for adults, youth and children  
*Prevention and awareness workshops 
*Workshops for immigrant men (Domestic violence prevention) 
*Homework assistance programs  
*Recreation activities for youth, women, children and families 
*Translation and interpretation 
*Donation of items of basic necessities
Hours Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5:00pm
Areas Served Greater Toronto Area ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility no age limit
Fees None
Languages English ; French ; Kinyarwanda ; Swahili ; Lingala, Kirundi
Meetings Board meeting quarterly 
Youth meetings twice a month 
Advisory committee quarterly

Contact Information

Address & Map
2 County Court Blvd, Suite 400
Brampton (City of), ON
Canada L6X 3W8
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Site Location Beside the Brampton Court house
Intersection Hurontario & Steeles
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-488-9181
Fax (905) 595-6804
E-Mail info@cerefrac.ca
Website www.cerefrac.ca
Primary Contact Marie-Thérèse Kanyinda, Executive Director, CEREFRAC; Email: mkanyinda@cerefrac.ca
Primary Executive Lucette Shibanda, President, CEREFRAC; Phone: (905) 595-6804; Email: info@cerefrac.ca
Alternate Executive Patience Tshibuabua, CEREFRAC; Email: cerefrac@yahoo.com
Volunteer Coordinator Saint Tshilumba, Coordinator, CEREFRAC; Email: sainteloi@cerefrac.ca

Other Details

Print Material Flyers; Pamphlets
Established November 2003
Elections AGM March
Funding Federal ; Foundation ; Federal - Canadian Heritage; Industrie Canada ; Ontario Trillium Foundation; Condition Féminine Canada; Office des Affaires Francophones; Citizenship and Immigration Canada
Service Level (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity


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