Rexdale Women's Centre

Newcomer Assistance and Integration, Language Training and Instruction

Record #: CWL1070
Last Modified: 24 Mar 2023
Last Full Update: 24 Jun 2022

Record Details

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Description & Services

Description English Language Instruction:  
•English as a second language 
•labour market  
•information workshops to students on issues about the different systems in Canada  
Language Training: 
•English language training classes with computers and internet access 
•part-time and full time classes 
•the language training program 
Language Training Childminding 
•program for parents with children from 6 months to 5 years of age who are registered and attending the Language Instruction program 
•children participate in daily activities such as reading, story-telling, singing etc.
Hours Mon-Fri 9am-3pm
Areas Served Greater Toronto Area
Eligibility 18 years and up * Services available to: newcomers, permanent resident, Convention Refugees, Canadian Citizen, Refugees applicants, and their dependents
Fees None
Languages English ; French - Upon request ; Arabic ; Bengali ; Bosnian ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Croatian ; Dari ; Farsi (Persian) ; Gujurati ; Hindi ; Italian - Upon request ; Pashto ; Punjabi ; Serbian ; Somali ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Twi ; Urdu ; West Indian dialect ; Assyrian * Interpretation for other languages may be available-call for details

Contact Information

Address & Map
925 Albion Road, Suite 207
Etobicoke, ON M9V 1A6
Intersection Islington Ave and Albion Rd
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 416-745-0062 ext 400
Fax 416-745-3995
Primary Contact Susana Rivera, Program Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Contact Letoia Lindsay, Community Engagement Worker; Phone: 416-745-0062 ext 279; Email:
Primary Executive Fatima Filippi, Executive Director; Phone: 416-745-0062 ext 265; Email:

Other Details

Established 1978
Funding City / Town ; Donations
Service Level (50) Non Profit


Subjects Community centres ; English as a second language ; Immigrants ; Language instruction ; Multiculturalism ; Refugees