Settlement Services for Foreign Trained Professionals

Calgary Catholic Immigration Society


Description
Provides orientation and information sessions for newly arrived newcomer professionals to establish the groundwork for successful settlement and employment.

Service offers:

  • a three day course offered 1-2 times per month
  • individual sessions focussing on housing, finances, family, cultural adaptation, civic participation, credentials and workplace culture, and job search skills
  • sessions hosted by professionals in their fields
  • upon completion, a CD containing additional resources and links to helpful web sites is provided as well as a workbook planner

Key Provider: CCIS staff Local workplace professionals
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • newcomer professionals who are permanent resident or landed immigrants
  • individuals with a high level of English
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • call 403-262-2006 or visit website

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

Consult schedule. Sessions held once or twice a month.


Telephone
403-262-2006
Web Site
https://www.ccisab.ca/professionals-job-seekers/calgary-a-new-chapter.html#contact-us
Email
contact@ccisab.ca
Languages
Interpreters / Translators - CCIS has a multidisciplinary team of professionals who collectively speak 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.




Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit, Registered Charity / Foundation
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
May 25, 2021
Address
1111 11 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2R 0G5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM