Polycultural Immigrant and Community Services

Mississauga

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Description & Services
Alternate Name Polycultural
Description Provides programs for new immigrants, first generation Canadians and refugees, Language Instruction For Newcomers To Canada (LINC) Program - full time and evening English classes (Literacy to Level 7) *free for permanent residents, convention refugees *child minding for pre-school children for registered students

Enhanced Language Training (ELT) - intended for internationally trained professionals who have prior training in IT, engineering, business administration, customer service,and healthcare *3-part course (in class sector specific language training, one-on-one workplace preparation; up to four weeks of unpaid job placement) *Settlement Services - information on settlement related topics and referral *interpretation over the phone and/or in person to facilitate access to programs and services such as social assistance, medical care and legal services *case management services for high needs clients * providing information on career and employment counselling *crisis counselling * crisis intervention, Resource Centre For New Immigrants - computers with internet access *assistance with information search, letter preparation, completing on-line applications *fax (local numbers) and photocopier *information sessions on settlement topics *internal referrals to individual counselling and English language training *referral to community and government programs and services, certification of documents and affidavits, Specialized programs for children, youth and seniors.
Hours Office Hours : Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm 
LINC office: Mon-Wed 8:30am-7:30pm , Tue & Thu 8:30am- 5pm
Areas Served Mississauga ; Peel Region
Eligibility Permanent residents, live-in caregivers and conventional refugees, varies depending on program
Fees None
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Hindi ; Pashto ; Polish ; Punjabi ; Spanish ; Urdu ; (Mandarin and Cantonese)
Contact Information
Address & Map Sheridan Mall
2225 Erin Mills Pkwy
Mississauga, ON L5K 1T9
 
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Site Location Sheridan Mall (lower level for Settlement and Resource Centre) / Upper level (LINC)
Intersection Erin Mills Pkwy and QEW
Mailing Address Box 210 
Sheridan Mall 
2225 Erin Mills Pkwy, Lower floor (Settlement & Resource Centre) / Upper floor (LINC) 
Mississauga, ON L5K 1T9
Office Phone *Office: 905-403-8860 
*Counselling Services 905-403-8860  
*LINC/ELT Programs 905-403-9545 
*Resource Centre for New Immigrants 905-403-8860
Fax 905-823-6760
E-Mail info@polycultural.org
Website www.polycultural.org
Primary Contact Dima Alkabani, Programs Manager; Phone: 905-403-8860
Other Details
Funding Federal
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Citizenship ; Commissioners of oaths ; Counselling ; Cultural communities ; Employment ; English as a second language ; Form filling ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Interpretation ; Job search training ; Language instruction ; Multiculturalism ; Orientation ; Refugees ; Resumes ; Settlement services ; Translation

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