Tag: Winnipeg

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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Accueil Francophone

L’Accueil Francophone (AF)was established by the Franco-Manitoban Society to help immigrants and refugees settle in Manitoba. We offer different services and programs at AF such as Settlement services for immigrants, Resettlement Assistance Program (RAP) for refugees, Host program, Integration program, Volunteer program, and the Francophone Immigration Network (RIF). L’Accueil Francophone also runs Abri Marguerite and…

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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 Muslim Women’s Institute Inc.

CMWI’s commitment to empowering women socially, economically, and spiritually is facilitated through community-based programs that encourage the development of skills and confidence to contribute fully to society. Their programs and services for women and families include: Employment Referral Services, English Conversation support Group, a Moms and Tots Program, Computer Training, Peer Support Groups, Home Visits,…

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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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Economic Development Council for Bilingual Municipalities of Manitoba (CDEM)

CDEM supports entrepreneurs and job seekers from French-speaking countries who immigrate to Manitoba. They help them evaluate business ideas, start-ups or acquisitions and provide business training seminars. Also, under the Premier Choix Program, CDEM helps youths develop employment skills to find and maintain jobs.

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EDGE Skills Centre

EDGE ESL 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. We also offer evening classes twice a week from…

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Elmwood Community Resource Centre

We are local non-profit organization in Elmwood that works toimprove the quality of life our community. We offer family counsllingprogram, newcomersettlement, youth employment, after-school youth program, adult literacy, parenting, public computer & drop-in services as well as Essential food program, Wellness workshops and events throughout the year.

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