Calgary East Zone Newcomers Collaborative

Afghan Refugee Crisis Response Program


Description
Provides resettlement information, support, and referrals to Afghan refugees in Canada, Afghanistan or in another country.

Service offers:

  • information about Calgary, including services, transportation, etc.
  • information about English Language Assessment and English Language classes
  • job preparation and training
  • accessing school services
  • finding and keeping accomodations,¬†including financial support to pay for rental deposits and/or rent and utilities
  • culturally familiar foods and food hampers

  • clothing (including winter clothing), furniture, and household items

  • refugee sponsorship, volunteer opportunities and donation collection

 

Affiliation: Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth, Immigrant Services Calgary, The Immigrant Education Society
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • Afghan refugees in Canada, Afghanistan, or another country
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call the Emergency Response Centre at 1-833-217-6614
  • send an e-mail to vpreferrals@centrefornewcomers.ca
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-833-217-6614
Telephone
403-569-3325
Web Site
http://www.centrefornewcomers.ca/support-afghan-refugees
Email
vpreferrals@centrefornewcomers.ca
Languages
Dari; English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 4, 2021