Centre for Refugee Resilience

Calgary Catholic Immigration Society

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Description
Provides support to immigrants, refugees, and their families after trauma.

Service offers:

  • culturally-appropriate trauma-focused therapy, psycho-education workshops and social support groups
  • case coordination to support holistics needs of newcomers
  • volunteer support for newcomers for integration
  • community education to support newcomers
  • first language support for interpretation and communication
  • consultation with professionals, community members and sponsors

Affiliation: Alberta Health Services, United Way of Calgary and Area, Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada.
Key Provider: Program Coordinator
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals who have experienced trauma related to war in the country of origin or during the migration process to Canada
  • newcomers ages 3 years to adults and seniors
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, To access service:
Referral Process: Yes,

Referral required from supporting agency.




Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-262-2006 (Main Reception)
Telephone
403-290-5466
Web Site
https://www.ccisab.ca/refugees/centre-for-refugee-resilience.html
Email
jkirby@ccisab.ca; contact@ccisab.ca
Languages
Interpreters / Translators - CCIS has a multidisciplinary team of professionals who collectively speak over 60 languages, and will provide necessary language support.
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: Yes,

$5.00/Individual, $20.00/Corporate. Membership not needed to receive services.




Documents Required

Referral required from supporting agency.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
September 21, 2022
Address
1111 11 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2R 0G5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM

These are general office hours.