Settlement Workers in Schools

Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth, The

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Description
Provides free services to help newcomer youth with their adaptation process in Canada and successful integration into the schooling system.

Service offers:

  • building a settlement plan to reach child's short and long term goals
  • assisting parents in understanding the Canadian education system
  • information and referral resources related to child's education
  • individual or group programming
  • mentorship programming for students in grades 7 to 12
  • youth related workshops
  • youth reunification program supporting family reunification experiences
  • English language practice

Affiliation: Calgary Board of Education (CBE), Calgary Catholic Separate School District (CSSD)
Key Provider: settlement workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • newcomer non-Canadian immigrant families with school aged children
  • newcomer non-Canadian immigrant families with preschool aged children
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • call or e-mail to register
  • visit website for details

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-777-7373 (Kingsland Appointment Line)
Telephone
403-230-7745 Ext. 201 (Calgary Bridge Foundation SWIS)
Web Site
http://www.cbfy.ca
Email
issreception@cbfy.ca
Languages
Interpreters / Translators - Language services are specific to individual family needs and interpreters are provided for clients as needed.
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
February 1, 2021
Address
7430 5 Street SW
Calgary, AB, T2V 1B1
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Office hours listed above. Family appointments can be made outside of these hours. Contact for details.