Salvation Army, Immigrant and Refugee Services

Site: North York Satellite Office

Record Details
Former Name Salvation Army. Refugee Sponsorship and Settlement Services Centre (1993)
Office Phone 647-233-6036
E-Mail settlementworker@harbourlight.org
Website www.torontoharbourlight.ca/immigrant-refugee-services/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheSalvationArmyIRS
Primary Contact Alejandro Segura, Settlement Worker; Phone: 416-682-2498 * 647-233-6036
Description (Service) Immigration and Settlement Services
Information and referral -- for many areas including immigration, food banks or vouchers and furniture and clothing banks, orientation with information such as Ontario driver’s licence or the public library system and other services, international academic credential assessments, information about labour markets and licensing as well as referrals to employment centres, health or dental services, assistance with utility bills (hydro, gas) * form filling and application assistance for visas, sponsorship applications, refugee claims including assistance for rejected refugees, permanent residency applications or for Permanent Resident cards and Canadian citizenship certificates

Community
Housing assistance including subsidy applications * assistance looking for places to rent * connections with emergency shelters * rent financial assistance to qualified candidates * help filling provincial or federal government forms including Ontario Works or other support programs or city recreation programs and subsidy registration * employment assistance includinging resume and cover letters * help with job bank databases * help registering children at school * referrals for counselling and spiritual support
Hours Thu 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Etobicoke North ; North York ; North York Central ; North York East ; North York West ; Vaughan ; York Region
Eligibility Refugees, new immigrants, and people of all immigration categories including non-status or visitors * low income people may access services regardless of immigration status or faith
Application By appointment only
Languages English ; Spanish
Fees None
Located In Community North York West
Address & Map
Yorkwoods Community Church
20 Yorkwoods Gate
Toronto, ON M3N 1J8
 
View Google Map
Intersection Jane St and Finch Ave W
Mailing Address Toronto Harbour Light Ministries 
160 Jarvis St, Unit 132 
Toronto, ON M5B 2E1
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms
Service Categories Certificates/Forms Assistance ; Citizenship Application Assistance ; Family Class Immigration Programs ; Housing Search Assistance ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Permanent Resident Cards ; Prejob Guidance ; Refugee Application Assistance ; Rent Payment Assistance ; School System Advocacy ; Skilled Worker Class Immigration Programs ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues

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