Description & Services
Description Community based organization providing settlement and integration services and programs to facilitate early settlement of newcomers to Peel and the surrounding areas.  
 
Services: 
•newcomer settlement 
•employment support 
•summer youth employment 
•youth development 
•violence abuse and prevention 
•seniors program 
•women and families 
•health and wellness 
•volunteer training and development 
•community development and engagement program 
•mental health and wellness
Hours Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm
Areas Served Peel Region
Eligibility Open to all newcomers
Application Call office
Fees None
Languages English ; Arabic ; Fanti ; Ga ; Somali ; Swahili ; Twi
Contact Information
Address & Map
10 Gillingham Drive, Suite 308
Brampton, ON L6X 5A5
 
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Intersection Main St N and Bovaird Dr W
Transit Information Brampton Transit www.brampton.ca/transit/home.tml
Go Transit www.gotransit.com/publicroot/home.asp
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-460-9514
Fax 905-460-9769
E-Mail info@africancommunityservices.com
Website www.africancommunityservices.com
Primary Contact Eunice Mbugua, Program Manager; Phone: 905-460-9514 ext 225; Email: eunicem@africancommunityservices.com
Primary Executive Wambui Karanja, Executive Director; Phone: 905-460-9514 ext 224; Email: wkaranja@africancommunityservices.com
Other Details
Print Material Periodic newsletter; annual reports; project reports; research studies; agency brochures; program flyers
Established 1993
Elections Annually
Funding City / Town - Brampton and Area Community Foundation ; Provincial - Ministry of Citizenship; Ontario Early Years ; Federal - Citizenship and Immigration Canada ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation; Maytree Foundation; Chum City Charitable Foundation ; Sale of Goods - Fundraising
Service Level (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects
Subjects African community ; Citizenship ; Counselling ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Job search training ; Recreation ; Seniors ; Settlement services ; Volunteer opportunities ; Women ; Youth

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