Centre for Immigrant and Community Services

Site: Immigrant Women Resource Centre

Record Details
Alternate Name IWRC
Office Phone 905-415-9763
After Hours Phone 905-479-7926
Website www.yrwomen.com
Primary Contact Kula Kulasegaram, Settlement Worker; Phone: ext 103
Alternate Contact Esther Wong, Program Manager of Settlement Services; Phone: ext 3218
Funding City / Town - City of Toronto ; Regional / Municipal - York Region ; Provincial - Trillium ; Federal - Employment and Social Development Canada and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada ; United Way ; Ministry of Children and Youth Services, Ministry of Citizenship Immigration and International Trade, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Health and Long-term Care
Description (Service) Settlement and employment services for newcomer women and their families * provide one-on-one settlement counselling * one-on-one employment counselling * information and referrals * interpretation and translation * immigrant women advocacy

Professional Networking Programs women volunteer training * Newcomer Women's Networking group

Employment and skill enhancing programs

**S.O.A.R. Office Administration Employment Training
**Food Handler Certificate Program
**Women Entrepreneurship Training
Hours contact for information
Dates Year round * see website, call or email for program dates
Areas Served Toronto Downtown ; York Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
newcomer women
Application call for information or visit website to register for programs
Languages English - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs ; Chinese (Cantonese) - Reception, Interpretation ; Chinese (Mandarin) - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs ; Tamil - Interpretation, Programs ; Interpretive Services - Interpretation, Programs
Fees None
Located In Community Markham
Address & Map
Immigrant Women Resource Centre
7220 Kennedy Rd, Unit 5
Markham, ON L3R 7P2
View Google Map
Intersection Kennedy Rd and Steeles Ave E
Physical Access Unknown
Service Categories Cultural Transition Counselling ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Immigrants (Canada)


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