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Names
Alternate Name Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program ; Immigration Settlement and Adaptation Program ; ISAP ; National Capital Region YMCA YWCA ; YMCA YWCA of the National Capital Region ; Y-NIC
Legal Name Ottawa's Young Men's Christian Association and Ottawa's Young Women's Christian Association
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Taggart Family Y
180 Argyle Ave E, 4th Flr
Ottawa, ON K2P 1B7
 
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Intersection O'Connor St and Catherine St
Mailing Address c/o Senior Director of Newcomer Services 
180 Argyle Ave E, 4th Flr 
Ottawa, ON K2P 1B7
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Information and referral services for immigrants, refugees and newcomers to Canada * Resource Centre with access to computers, community information, events and announcements * multilingual staff and community settlement specialists on site * various workshops and information sessions facilitated by staff, community partners and leaders, professional associations and employers  
 
Settlement Program (formerly Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program) -- services to enable immigrants and refugees to integrate into Canadian society including orientation programs, language and skills training to help facilitate employment, and programs to welcome newcomers to the community * individual agencies may provide needs and eligibility assessments, pre- and post-arrival information and referral, job search and employment counselling, assistance to establish social and professional networks to promote community engagement, and assistance to access a range of settlement services
Hours Mon-Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Thu 8:30 am-7 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) - and surrounding areas
Eligibility Newcomers, immigrants, refugees and other individuals interested in gaining information on settlement and community services.
Application Call, email or drop in.
Languages English ; French ; Other languages available upon request
Fees None
Service Categories Cultural Transition Counselling ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigrants (Canada) ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigration Issues ; Tax Preparation Assistance
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-788-5001
Fax 613-788-5051
E-Mail nic@ymcaywca.ca
Website www.ymcaywca.ca/Adults/newcomerservices/nic
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Primary Contact Melanie Vaughan, Senior Director of Employment and Immigrant Services; Phone: 613-788-5001 ext 5127; Email: melanie.vaughan@ymcaywca.ca
Primary Executive Melanie Vaughan, Senior Director of Employment and Immigrant Services
Other Details
Established 1867; Program: April 2007
Funding Federal - Citizenship and Immigration Canada ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119072072 RR001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Free Internet access, photocopy and local faxes (must all be settlement related), Website

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