Multi-Cultural Peer Mentorship

Centre for Newcomers


Description
Provides an initiative that promotes the strengthened participation of new immigrants in civil society by engaging communities, institutions and individuals in creating positive spaces for social, economic and cultural integration.

Service offers:

  • transformative relationships with institutions, organizations and communities
  • proactive community response to newcomer settlement needs
  • discussions and education forums on newcomer issues
  • engagement institutions, communities and individuals in translating diversity and inclusion understanding into concrete actions
  • develop communities, foster social inclusion and the economic performance of newcomers
Eligibility
Yes, Mentor service targeted to:
  • professionally trained
  • previous or currently working in the profession in Canada
  • willing to commit to 2 mentoring meetings per month for 4 months and join program activities
Mentee service targeted to:
  • professionally trained
  • ready to start work at any time
  • willing to commit time to attend mentoring meetings, follow up with career actions and attend program activities
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • visit website for mentor and mentee applications
  • call (403)-648-2219 or e-mail for more information

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

This is a 4 month program; contact for program start date and application deadlines.


Telephone
403-648-2219
Fax
403-248-5041
Web Site
https://www.centrefornewcomers.ca/mentorship
Email
a.kayode@centrefornewcomers.ca
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: Yes,

Annual membership cost of $20.




Accessibility
Wheelchair access: No -
Other disabled access: No -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
February 7, 2024
Address
565 36 Street NE
Calgary, AB, T2A 6K3
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 07:00 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM