Category: Language Training

A & O: Support Services for Older Adults

SENIOR IMMIGRANT SETTLEMENT SERVICES (Formerly Entry Program for Older Adult Immigrants) Entry for Seniors – Group Orientations The program offers a group settlement orientation for newcomers who are 55 or older. After completing the Entry orientation, participants are referred to WELARC for a language assessment. English Language Program (ELP) for Seniors An opportunity for older…

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Altered Minds Inc. – Entry Program

Altered Minds Inc. (AMI) provides the following programs and services for immigrants and refugees settling in Manitoba. Entry Program: Orientation and language for newcomers Entry Program Online (EPO): Online orientation for immigrants who cannot attend in-person classes. (The French version, Programme d’orientation en ligne, POE, will be available in 2016.) Settlement Online Pre-Arrival (SOPA): Facilitated…

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Canadian Culture & Communication for Nurses (Manitoba Nurses Union)

The Manitoba Nurses Union has a variety of free online and onsite programs for Internationally Educated Health Professionals to gain communication skills and cultural knowledge which are needed to enter and integrate successfully into the Canadian health care system. CELBAN preparation is integrated throughout the program. There are four modules that are each designed to…

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CHAI Immigrant Centre Inc.

The CHAI Immigrant Centre is all about connecting local immigrants with local Canadians.  During the crucial and difficult first years of immigration, the CHAI Immigrant Center is a place where immigrants can find people to connect with as they establish themselves in Manitoba. It is more than just a place to meet for “CHAI” –…

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Dauphin and Region Immigrant Services

Dauphin and Region Immigrant Services assists immigrants and refugees in Dauphin and the surrounding region. Our services include settlement planning, orientation and information, assistance with housing and employment, English conversation classes (informal language learning), community connections and social activities.  

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EDGE Skills Centre

ESL Classes: Edge Skills Centre is a service provider for adult newcomers who reside in the St. Vital and St. Boniface areas. We provide LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) and follow the CLB guidelines. Our classes are part-time, Monday to Friday between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Childcare for Newcomer Children is available…

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Enhanced English Skills for Employment (EESE)

Enhanced English Skills for Employment serves immigrants who have education and experience in professions and skilled occupations in business, management, or trades. Our courses and workshops help clients reduce language and cultural barriers in the workplace, by offering skill based language classes that focus on correct and appropriate workplace communication.

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Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba (IRCOM)

IRCOM strives to empower newcomer families to integrate into the wider community through affordable transitional housing, programs, and services. We provide safe and affordable transitional housing to low-income newcomer families in their 1st three years of living in Canada. To ultimately provide newcomer families with a comfortable and nurturing environment that empowers both parents and…

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