Immigrant Services Calgary

Settlement Support


Description
Provides practical resources, knowledge, and skills to newcomers to assist them in starting a new life in Canada.

Service offers:

  • newcomer orientations
  • assistance with living arrangements, applying for benefits, registering children for school or daycare, opening a bank account, getting a drivers license, finding a family doctor
  • employment support services
  • tax clinics and assistance with income tax returns
  • referrals to community resources
Affiliation: Central Public LibraryFish Creek Public LibraryCrowfoot Public LibrarySafe Communities Opportunity and Resource Centre (SORCe)Chinese Christian Mission of Canada1000 Voices (Genesis Centre)North East Family ConnectionsKey Provider: counselors
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to permanent residents and refugees.
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service call for details.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-265-1120
Fax
403-266-2486
Web Site
http://immigrantservicescalgary.ca/how-can-we-help/newcomer-support
Email
info@immigrantservicescalgary.ca
Languages
English; Interpreter/Translation services; Support available in over 85 languages.
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Wheelchair access is on the left side of the entrance to the building. Accessible washroom is located on the main floor.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
September 11, 2020
Address
910 7 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2P 3N8
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