Catholic Crosscultural Services

Mississauga Office

Record Details
Social Media Website Website: cathcrosscultural.org/
Social Media Website
Description & Services
Alternate Name CCS
Description Settlement Services Provides information and orientation services to immigrants and refugees * connects clients to basic services in the community including all levels of government * offers counselling and support to families through case management, support groups, crisis intervention, etc 
 
Services available also include: 
*Individual assessment of the newcomer’s settlement needs and development of a detailed settlement plan 
*Workshops to help newcomers develop an understanding of life in Canada 
*Making connections with available community services in the areas of health, housing, education, childcare, employment,  
finance, immigration, post-secondary education, language learning and legal supports. 
*Help with understanding and completing government forms and applications 
*Connection with community and volunteer opportunities 
*Ongoing support to meet settlement and integration needs of newcomers and their families 
 
 
Refugee Sponsorship Training Program - The RSTP is a program designed to support the Sponsorship Agreement Holders (SAHs) of Canada, their Constituent Groups, Groups of Five and Community Sponsors interested in sponsoring refugees 
 
Supportive Services for Women - provides supportive counselling to newcomer 
women who are experiencing domestic violence * services are linguistically 
and culturally sensitive for the clients * provides individual crisis 
intervention counselling with no waiting list * support groups for recently separated/divorced women  
* workshops on self-esteem, anger management, assertiveness, job-search, stress 
management, health alternatives, parenting and more * networking for 
isolated women through groups *helps victims of violence to identify and examine their options in order to 
survive and work through their crisis * accompanies victims to hospitals, 
police stations or to court and advocates on their behalf when necessary  
*refers client to other agencies or professionals when appropriate  
 
Transitional Housing Support Program - assists women who are facing violence to access all the supports and services they require to keep themselves and their children safe. THSP Advocates maintain contact with women to assist them with any housing/landlord-tenant issues that may arise. 
The program service is free to survivors of woman abuse within the Peel Region 
 
Language Instruction For Newcomers To Canada (LINC) - provides English classes and related services to assist youth, adult and senior newcomers to settle and adapt in Canada * assessment test required * free childminding for students 
 
Our Mental Health Program - offers cultural and language specific counselling to newcomer individuals, couples and families. Through individual counselling and educational workshops, newcomers will receive the support and tools needed to manage the challenges of stress, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, parenting, family conflict, trauma and other life transitions. Services are currently available in Hindi, Arabic and English. 
 
English Conversation group - gives newcomers opportunity to practice spoken English every Tue from 6pm-7:30 pm. 
 
Service Canada Clinic - helps with CPP/OAS/EI once a month; by appointment only 
 
Income Tax Clinic - by appointment only; March and April every year 
 
Volunteer opportunities
Hours *Mon,Thu,Fri 9am-5pm  
*Tue-Wed 9am-8pm
Areas Served Peel Region
Eligibility Immigrants and residents of Peel
Application Contact the Intake Staff
Fees None
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Dari ; Farsi (Persian) ; Filipino ; Gujurati ; Hindi ; Korean ; Pashto ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Sinhala ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Urdu ; Uzbeck
Contact Information
Address & Map
3660 Hurontario Street SW, 7th Floor
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C4
 
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Intersection One lights South of Hurontario St (Hwy 10) and Burnhamthorpe Rd
Transit Information Mississauga Transit Route: "19" Hurontario, "26" Burnhamthorpe
Accessibility Partially Accessible
Mailing Address 3660 Hurontario Street SW, 7th Floor 
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C4
Office Phone 905-273-4140
Fax 905-273-4176
Website cathcrosscultural.org/
Primary Contact Michael Raymond, Director; Phone: ext 6226; Email: mraymond@ccspeel.org
Alternate Contact Manjeet Badyal, Settlement Services Manager; Phone: ext 6228; Email: mbadyal@ccspeel.org
Primary Executive Agnes Thomas, Executive Director; Phone: 416-757-7010 ext 2304; Email: athomas@cathcrosscultural.org
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; United Way ; Catholic Charities
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Assaulted women ; Case management ; Commissioners of oaths ; Counselling ; Crisis intervention ; Document services ; Employment ; English as a second language ; Family violence ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Interpretation ; Job search training ; Legal information ; Low income housing ; Orientation ; Refugees ; Resumes ; Settlement services ; Support groups ; Translation ; Woman abuse

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