Edmonton Immigrant Services Association

In-School Settlement Services

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Description
Offers settlement services to newcomer parents and students in various school settings.

Service provides:

  • an outreach program with school-based settlement services to newcomer students and parents in selected schools in Edmonton and Grande Prairie

Includes:

  • on-site school-based settlement practitioners
  • information sessions, workshops and orientation on selected topics such as community resources
  • referrals to community and government resources
  • newcomer youth mentoring and networking
  • computer classes for newcomer parents
  • interpretation to newcomer parents faced with language barriers
Affiliation: Partnered with Edmonton Catholic Schools, Edmonton Public Schools, Grande Prairie Catholic Schools, and Grande Prairie Public Schools.Key Provider: volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 10 to 24 years
  • who are permanent residents and newcomers to Canada
  • and are attending a participating school
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • contact for more information
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-474-8445
Fax
780-477-0883
Web Site
http://www.eisa-edmonton.org
Email
info@eisa-edmonton.org
Languages
Arabic; Cantonese; French; Gujarati; Hindi; Japanese; Kurdish; Mandarin; Persian; Polish; Punjabi; Russian; Singhalese; Somali; Spanish; Swahili; Tagalog; Urdu - Akose, Bisaya, Cebuano, Kikuyu, Kinyarwanda, Nepali, and Twi. May be available in other languages. Call to confirm.
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Last Updated On
May 22, 2019
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM