Achēv (formerly Centre for Education & Training)

Newcomer Information Centre, Mississauga Location

Record #: MAL0090
Last Modified: 12 Apr 2021
Last Full Update: 12 Apr 2021

Record Details

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Description & Services

Alternate Name Newcomer Information Centre ; NIC ; NICs
Description Newcomer Information Centre * provide newcomers with the transition into Canada * provides easy access to relevant and up-to-date settlement information services * services offered include information and referral to community and government programs and services to meet newcomer settlement needs regular orientation sessions on how to use the Newcomer Information Centre * information sessions for Internationally Trained Professionals by Regulatory Bodies * access to settlement and employment related resources * group sessions on settlement-related topics * education and training * credential assessment access to trade and professions employment and job search resources * Canadian labour market * language training * housing/ shelter * health services * legal issues and human rights * immigration and citizenship * social, community and recreation services * access to fax, photocopier, computers and Internet multilingual staff *free Commissioner of Oaths services to take affidavits/oaths, attest/certify true copies
Hours Mon-Fri 9am - 4pm
Areas Served Greater Toronto Area
Boundaries Greater Toronto Area and Peel/Halton Region
Eligibility No restricted eligibility
Application No appointment necessary except the Commissioner of Oaths service
Fees None - All services are free
Languages English ; French ; Approximately 20 major languages

Contact Information

Address & Map
Community Door - Sussex Centre
50 Burnhamthorpe S, Suite 300
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C2
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Site Location Hurontario St and Burnhamthorpe Rd.
Intersection Hurontario St (Hwy 10) and Burnhamthorpe Rd.
Transit Information Mississauga Transit Rtes 3, 19, 19A, 26, 53, 202, * Mississauga Transit
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-949-0049 ext. 1266
Fax 905-276-6797
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-1179 ext.1266
Primary Contact Agnes Wilczak, Director, Achēv (formerly Centre for Education & Training); Phone: ext 1259; Email:
Alternate Contact Agnes Wilczak, Coordinator, Achēv (formerly Centre for Education & Training); Phone: 14164352358; Email:
Primary Executive Moya MacKinnon, Vice President, Employment and Newcomer Services; Phone: ext 3250; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Email:

Other Details

Print Material Print resources for the settlement of Newcomers to Canada * fact sheets * business directories * Government of Canada publications (immigration and settlement) * books * forms and immigration kits
Established Since 2001
Funding Federal - Immigration Refugees & Citizenship Canada
Service Level (50) Non Profit

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