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Service: Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada

Record #: OAK2790
Last Full Update: 10 Oct 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-257-1555; Cell 289-795-8124
Fax 905-257-1507
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Primary Contact Lydia Law, Language Program Coordinator; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 244; Email:
Alternate Contact Micky Gotla, Language Program Administrative Assistant; Phone: 905-257-1555 * (Cell) 289-795-8124; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Regina Goze, Coordinator; Phone: 905-842-2486 ext 250

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

A community-based, federally funded English language training program offered by the Government of Canada in collaboration with local school boards, employers, multicultural groups and other partners in the delivery of English language instruction. 
LINC provides newcomers with:

  • communication skills to help facilitate their social, cultural and economic integration into Canadian society  
  • participants learn about Canada, diversity, rights and responsibilities and labour market integration  
  • Canadian Language Benchmark levels offered are CLB 0-7 
  • classes are offered at the Dundas Street and Speers Road locations

Office: Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm, Thu 9 am-8 pm

Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up
  • Permanent residents
  • landed immigrants
  • convention refugees

Contact an Administrative Assistant for more information (an assessment may be necessary)

Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Bosnian ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Croatian ; Farsi ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Korean ; Mandarin ; Punjabi ; Romanian ; Serbian ; Spanish ; Tagalog ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services - are available
Fees None

Site Information

Site Location Offered at both Oakville locations
Located In Community Halton Region
Mailing Address 1092 Speers Rd 
Oakville, ON L6L 2X4

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