Indus Community Services

Head Office, Mississauga

Address/Location Info
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3038 Hurontario St, Ste 206 & Unit 1
Mississauga, ON L5B 3B9
 
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Located In Community Mississauga
Intersection Hurontario St (Hwy 10) and Dundas St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-275-2369
Fax 905-275-6799
E-Mail info@indiarainbow.org
Website www.indiarainbow.org
Primary Contact Gupreet Malhotra, Executive Director
Description/Eligibility/Service Details
Description India Rainbow Community Services of Peel is a charitable, non-profit community-based organization provides services to immigrants for integration into Canadian society and to meet the social services, training and health needs of Peel's immigrant community, programs offered:

Family Services: Under Family Services, India Rainbow offers: Violence against Women Prevention Program: provides crisis intervention, supportive counselling and guidance to abused women, information and access to eligible government benefits, referrals to shelters and support groups and empowerment workshops, monthly legal clinics Child, Youth and Parenting Program: provides supportive counselling for parents and youth on problems arising from the duality of cultures, group discussions at high schools, workshops for youth, workshops for school counselors, teachers, mainstream social workers, social service agencies and hospitals Family Court Support Services: Provide support to victims of domestic violence navigating the family court system, facilitate the client’s understanding of the family court system, liaise with the criminal court where charges have been laid, accompany the client to court proceedings where appropriate Supportive Mental Health Services: assists people with mental illness to find affordable housing, to set up their new homes, to care for themselves, to plan for any possible crisis and to connect with other supports and service providers Under Settlement Services For Newcomers, we offer: - assists newcomers integrate and adapt into the Canadian society

Language Instruction For Newcomers To Canada (LINC) - offers English language training to new immigrants as well as Conversation Classes and Citizenship Preparation Classes

Job Search Workshops For Newcomers - helps newcomers get into the workforce by providing assistance with resumes * interview tips * information on skills development courses and educational upgrading/evaluation

Adult Day Program (ADP) - offers support to elderly clients who have chronic illnesses and disabilities, such as Alzheimer's, who need help on a long term basis * drop-in-centre * day programs * information sessions * recreational activities * friendly visiting * reassurance checks * caregiver support (see Adult Day Centre record for more details)

Seniors Wellness Program - provides education about healthy lifestyles, group programs * educational, cultural and recreational outings * support groups * workshops * referral and assistance *provides health and nutrition information

Volunteer Opportunities-Volunteers welcome in most programs. We provide valuable work experience, reference letters and annual recognition.
Hours Mon - Fri 9 am - 4:30 pm.
Areas Served Peel Region
Fees Membership - $10/yr/person; $15/yr/family ; Optional Membership - $10/yr/person; $15/yr/family
Languages English ; Arabic ; Bengali ; Gujurati ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Tamil ; Urdu ; Kannada, Tulu, Konkani
Other Info
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Publication BRA-JOB ; BRA-LINC ; BRA-MG ; BRA-NC ; BRA-SETTLEMENT ; CCAC ; CCAC310 ; CDRCP-CIP ; CMH-SH

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