Newcomer Programs

YMCA Calgary


Description
Provides programs to ensure that newcomers to Canada have the tools and support systems in place to help them succeed.

Service offers:

  • English language instruction (LINC) program for adults
  • orientation to Canadian society and culture by supporting individuals with job skills, financial literacy, social networks, cultural defining and identity
  • help to engage in philanthropy and global initiatives
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • permanent residents in Canada
  • refugees in Canada
  • individuals who have received an English Assessment and a referral from ILVARC for LINC classes
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • call or visit website for details
  • seek referral from a professional from a social agency

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-537-2717
Web Site
http://www.ymcacalgary.org
Email
linc.info@calgary.ymca.ca
Languages
English - Interpreters may be available in other languages. Contact for details. 
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: Yes,

Fees apply. Contact for details.




Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
August 29, 2023
Address
11300 Rocky Ridge Road NW
Calgary, AB, T3G 5H3
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Hours of Operation

Hours vary. Contact for details.