Edmonton Immigrant Services Association

Settlement and Integration Services

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Description
Offers various services to newcomers to facilitate their settlement and integration in Grande Prairie and surrounding areas.

Service provides:

  • various services to newcomers to facilitate their settlement and integration in Grande Prairie and surrounding areas

May include:

  • individual and group information sessions on various aspects of life in Canada such as housing, education, health, and roles and responsibilities
  • orientation to life in Canada and available community supports and resources
  • referral to available community and government resources and appropriate social services
  • interpretation and translation services for newcomers with language barriers
  • social, recreational, and multicultural networking opportunities
  • supportive counselling
  • academic, social, and recreational supports for newcomer children and youth at various schools in Grande Prairie
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • temporary residents
  • naturalized Canadian citizens
  • refugee claimants
  • permanent residents
  • conventional refugees
  • live-in caregivers
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • contact to book an appointment
Drop-in access not available at this time as the office is closed to the public due to health restrictions and services are currently being provided remotely.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-538-4452
Fax
780-532-8857
Web Site
http://www.gpcn.ca
Email
info@gpcn.ca
Languages
English; Filipino; French; German; Russian; Spanish; Swahili; Ukrainian - Kinyarwanda, Kirundi. The services of an interpreter may be accessed for services to be made available in Somali. 
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: No - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
January 27, 2021
Address
10014 99 Street
Grande Prairie, AB, T9V 3N4
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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