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Service: Settlement Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-842-2486 ext 221
Fax 905-842-8807
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Primary Contact Babur Mobarak, Program Manager; Phone: 905-842-2486; Email:
Alternate Contact Margarita Cardona, Program Coordinator
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
Service delivery is frequently changing as a result of COVID-19, please visit website for the most up-to-date information 
The program offers assistance in accessing a wide range of settlement services including:
  • orientation programs, language and skills training to help facilitate employment and programs to welcome newcomers to the community 
  • needs assessments along with information and referral to community services 
  • short term adjustment counselling 
  • assistance with education, health care, housing 
  • assistance with citizenship applications and citizenship test preparation 
  • job search and employment counselling as well as assistance to establish social and professional networks to promote community engagement 
  • interpretation and translation 
  • cultural competency training available for local agencies to ensure they have the tools and training to work with a variety of cultures
Visit the website or call for additional information
Hours Office: Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm, Thu 9 am-8 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
  • Canadian citizens 
  • permanent residents 
  • convention refugees 
  • refugee claimants 
  • visitors
Application Varies by program, call for information
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Bosnian ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Croatian ; Farsi ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Korean ; Mandarin ; Punjabi ; Romanian ; Russian ; Serbian ; Spanish ; Tagalog ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location Offered at various locations throughout Halton
Located In Community Halton Region
Mailing Address 1092 Speers Rd 
Oakville, ON L6L 2X4
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Newcomers
HCSD Sub Heading Immigration / Sponsorship ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Refugees
Service Categories Citizenship Application Assistance ; Citizenship Education ; Citizenship Test Preparation ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Immigrant Benefits Assistance ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues

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