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Achev

Site: Oakville Location

Service: Newcomer Information Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-875-3851 ext 5008
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-1179 ext 5008
E-Mail nicoakville@achev.ca
Website achev.ca/service/newcomer-information-centre/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/achev.ca
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Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/achev_ca
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/c/achev_ca
Primary Contact Maninder Kaur Bharaj, Coordinator, Newcomer Information Centre; Phone: 905-875-3851 ext 5005; Email: mbharaj@achev.ca
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A not-for-profit organization delivering employment, settlement and language services
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established May 2009
Primary Executive Agnes Wilczak, Director, Newcomer Services; Phone: 416-435-2358; Email: awilczak@achev.ca
Alternate Executive Moya McKinnon, Vice President, Employment & Newcomer Services; Phone: 905-457-4747 ext 3250
Funding Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * information and referral to community and government programs and services 
* information sessions for newcomers and internationally trained professionals by external guest speakers 
* information topics: employment, settlement services, government programs, education and training, credential assessment, citizenship and immigration, Canadian labour market, Canadian professional licensing requirements 
 
Programs include: 
* monthly information sessions on immigration, citizenship, labour market, education, self-employment, finances 
* Settlement Services (schedule applies-call for an appointment) 
* Senior's Circle 
* Women's Circle 
* care for newcomer children ages 6 months and above, with at least one parent on-site 
 
Free Commissioner of Oaths services available: call for an appointment
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Newcomers and Internationally trained professionals
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Arabic ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Hindi ; Macedonian ; Punjabi ; Spanish ; Urdu
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Oakville Corporate Centre
690 Dorval Dr, Suite 100
Oakville, ON L6K 3X9
 
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Intersection Dorval Dr and Wyecroft Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19 ; Government / Legal ; Newcomers
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Refugees ; Supports for Newcomers
Service Categories Commissioner of Oaths ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues

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