Salvation Army, The

Barbara Mitchell Family Resource Centre

Search Agency Service

Description
A resource centre with access to employment and a variety of support services.

Service offers:

  • resume and cover letter writing assistance with Advance (job readiness) program, job search, interviewing and career exploration coaching
  • assistance with information gathering and referrals, ie. employment, education, trade certifications and immigration
  • introduction to computers, internet, email, MS word and applying for work over the internet, on-line applications
  • Tech zone program designed to help improve computer knowledge
  • faxing, photocopying, work search messaging service, 3 free phones and daily local newspapers
  • infant essentials for families with newborns
  • basic emergency food and referrals to the Food Bank
  • opportunities to practice English (Living in Canada-eh!) program
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) classes
  • Lifestyles self development which includes courses, sessions and activities designed with leisure time in mind
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • new Canadians
  • families
  • programs may have specific eligibility requirements so visit website or call for more  information
 
Application Process
Service Access: Walk-in / Drop In Service, Visit website for registration or more information.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Call for computer class availability

Telephone
403-930-2700
Web Site
http://www.salvationarmy.ca/alberta
Email
frcinfo@salvationarmycalgary.org
Languages
Romanian; Spanish
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Last Updated On
November 20, 2018
Address
1731 29 Street SW
Calgary, AB, T3C 1M6
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