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Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Office Phone Description (Brief)
5EO Local Immigration Partnership, No Physical AddressStormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties 613-932-0210 Collaborative of organizations throughout the five Eastern counties that work to attract, welcome and retain newcomers to the area
Algonquin College, Woodroffe Campus - Rm B453, Language InstituteNepean 613-727-4723 ext 5700 English as a Second Language (ESL) * courses will improve English communication skills * offered during the day, on a part-time basis during the afternoon and evening * all students registered in thi ...
Association canadienne-française de l'Ontario, Conseil régional des Mille-Îles, Kingston, ACFOMI Immigration ServicesKingston 613-546-7863 Settlement Program (formerly Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program) Orientation and Adaptation Services Needs assessment and Information and referral to community and social services * support ...
Canada Nepal Solidarity for PeaceOttawa Cell 613-884-0869 Provides support from within Canada to help people in Nepal build a nation where everyone can live in their communities in peace and security without fear * provides counselling and help with the immi ...
Canadian Dentists for Refugees, Find LocationOttawa (City of)   Pro bono emergency dental care offered through various dentist offices * a one-time hygienist cleaning service may also be available
Catholic Centre for Immigrants, Bruyère Centre for ImmigrantsOttawa 613-232-9634 COVID-19 (27 Mar 2020): Due to COVID19, all in-person services have been discontinued and office is closed to clients until further notice. Services can be accessed remotely by calling 613-232-9634. V ...
Centretown Community Health Centre, Ottawa - Cooper St, Champlain SCREENOttawa 613-233-4443 (ask for the SCREEN Program) Diabetes risk assessment and screening
CHEO, Ottawa - 401 Smyth Rd, Children's Immunization ClinicOttawa Ottawa Public Health 613-580-6744 Clinic for children to continue their primary series of vaccines during COVID19 closures. Primary series of vaccinations includes: * 5-in-1 vaccine (diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus-polio-Haemophilus infl ...
Cité des affaires (La), Ottawa, Immigrant Services - Occupation-Specific Language TrainingOttawa 613-742-2483 ext 2774 Communications training appropriate for a specific sector * learning methods adapted to specific communications in the participant's occupation or profession Available programs include: construction , ...
Cité des affaires (La), Ottawa, Immigrant Services - Parcours francophoneOttawa 613-742-2475 ext 2770 Set of services based on a personalized path for a quick access to the labour market * services allow to measure the acquired skills and experiences, to understand the Canadian labour market, and to p ...
Cité des affaires (La), Ottawa, Immigrant Services - Programme d’accès aux métiers de la construction pour les immigrantsOttawa 613-742-2475 Bridge training program that prepares immigrant participants to find work in the domain of construction * non technical courses, technical courses and some practical workshops (approximately 200 hours ...
Cité des affaires (La), Ottawa, Immigrant Services - Programme d’accès aux services de santé pour les immigrantsOttawa 613-742-2475 Bridge training that helps immigrants with their integration in their health-related career or health sciences program that would lead to employment in healthcare * includes network possibilities and ...
Cité des affaires (La), Ottawa, Réfugiés Aujourd'hui Entrepreneurs DemainOttawa (City of) 613-742-2483 ext 2470 Information and training on Canadian entrepreneurship * helps those interested in starting their own business to initiate their reflections in order to augment their possibility for a success social a ...
Connected Canadians, Ottawa, Technology training and support for seniorsOttawa 613-699-7896 COVID-19 (2 Apr 2020): Due to COVID19, organisation is offering its service either via phone or online. Leave a voicemail message or visit website to get in touch. Updates will be posted to their webs ...
Connecting OttawaOttawa   COVID19 (2 Jun 2020): Connecting Ottawa remains available to support front-line workers to provide appropriate legal information and referrals to clients during this period. Front-line workers can re ...
Cooperation Integration CanadaOttawa 613-805-3437 Favors the domestic, social and economic integration and health of French Newcomers in Canadian society Health information * home care * help to find housing * public services * mediation accompanimen ...
Crocus Care SolutionsOttawa 613-686-5818 Multidisciplinary clinic specializing in physical therapy and psychology * over the phone consultation offered to healthcare providers who want to refer clients * free consultation to clients to deter ...
CultureLink Settlement and Community Services, Parkdale Community Information CentreToronto Downtown West 416-393-7689 COVID19 Update -- Office closed Community information and referral * form filling * problem solving * help in communicating with other agencies * free Internet access * community outreach and develop ...
EcoEquitableOttawa 613-562-1739 Community organization that collects a range of materials from banners and buttons to reams of fabric for re-usability * provides temporary employment and skills development training for immigrants an ...
Economic and Social Council of Ottawa-CarletonOttawa 613-248-1343 Organization working towards economic and socio-cultural integration of the racial and ethnocultural francophone minorities of the Ottawa region * Provides services primarily in French to francophone ...
Economic and Social Council of Ottawa-Carleton, Collectivité AccueillanteOttawa 613-248-1343 Helps francophone adults who are of racial or ethnocultural minorities with healthy aging and helps meet their individual needs as well as avoid isolation. * Workshops and seminars: once a month, a he ...
Economic and Social Council of Ottawa-Carleton, La Boussole FrancophoneOttawa 613-248-1343 Settlement service for Francophone immigrants and newcomers to Ottawa. Workers help the new arrivals and Francophone immigrants with the initial stages of settlement. Settlement Program/Welcoming Comm ...
English Conversation GroupOttawa Residence 613-232-5409 Social outreach program designed to help newcomers improve their English communication skills and feel at home in their new city.
English Language Tutoring for the Ottawa CommunityOttawa 613-232-8566 Individualized and accessible home-based Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) to eligible adult newcomers who cannot attend regular classes by matching them to trained volunteers in the ...
Immigrant Women Services OttawaOttawa 613-729-3145 COVID-19 (26 Mar 2020): Due to COVID19, the centre is physically closed and regular programming is on hold until further notice. Staff is still available via email and phone to support clients. Free ...
Jewish Family Services of Ottawa, Ottawa, Employment ServicesOttawa 613-722-2225 ext 500 Employment services * individual strength-based counselling * focus includes identifying and challenging barriers to employment, experience of loss, and adaptation to new work and cultural environment ...
Jewish Family Services of Ottawa, Ottawa, Settlement and Integration ServicesOttawa 613-722-2225 Community based non-profit agency that offers immigrants and refugees settlement and integration services indifferent of their country of origin, religion, culture, gender, or age. Settlement Program ...
KFL&A Public Health, Kingston - Portsmouth AveKingston 613-549-1232 COVID-19 (10 Apr 2020): Visit the Program and Service Interruptions information page on the website for up-to-date details. Any events that include large groups of people have been suspended until fu ...
Kingston Community Health Centres, Kingston - Weller Ave, Immigrant Services Kingston and AreaKingston 613-544-4661 COVID-19 (16 Jun 2020): office closed until further notice - staff will be providing support to clients remotely. Settlement Program (formerly Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program) Orientation ...
Kingston Community Health Centres, Kingston - Weller Ave, Kingston Immigration PartnershipKingston 613-544-4661 Collaborative effort between local residents, leaders, businesses, government offices and organizations to ensure that Kingston is a welcoming and attractive city for newcomers
Kingston Literacy & Skills, Kingston - Bath Rd, Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)Kingston 613-547-2012 English classes for landed immigrants or convention refugees * educational childminding program included for participants Offers free bus tickets to qualifying students
Leeds & Grenville Immigration PortalBrockville 613-498-2111 Web Portal about living, learning, working, and/or doing business in Leeds and Grenville * refers newcomers to partners who offer personal guidance on immigration and settlement issues
Limestone District School Board, Kingston - Limestone Community Education, Adult High School Diploma Program - LC-Community Education CentresKingston 613-542-7369 Courses designed for adult learners who want to complete their high school diploma * focus on reading, writing, mathematics, and social sciences * Adult Non credit English as a Second Language program ...
Limestone District School Board, Kingston - Limestone Community Education, Literacy and Basic SkillsKingston 613-542-7369 Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary ...
Ottawa Catholic School Board, Nepean - Catholic Education Centre, English as a Second Language / Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada - Continuing and Community Education DepartmentNepean Continuing and Community Education Department 613-224-2222 
Adult ESL Administrator 613-731-8769, 613-731-3237
ESL (English as a Second Language) classes develop communication skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing at the basic, intermediate and advanced levels based on the Canadian Language Benchm ...
Ottawa Community Immigrant Services OrganizationOttawa 613-725-0202 Community services center for immigrants and refugees * assists newcomers, refugees and ethno-cultural groups to become equal participants in Canadian social, economic and political life through progr ...
Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization, Ottawa - Bank St, YOCISO Newcomer Youth CentreOttawa (City of) 613-518-0680 ext 110 Drop in centre for youth * bus tickets are offered for many programs * snacks available Programs include: * Fitness and nutrition program * Homework club * Life Skills workshops * Creative Expressions ...
Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization, Career Mentorship ProgramOttawa 613-725-5671 ext 225 Supports internationally educated professionals to obtain employment in their field * clients are matched with a volunteer Career Mentor with work experience in the same or a related field * mentorshi ...
Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization, Clinical CounsellingOttawa 613-725-5671 ext 322 Mental health outreach * short or long-term counselling program * equipped to provide psychotherapy services to the immigrant and refugee population in Ottawa * psychotherapy for clients suffering fro ...
Ottawa Local Immigration PartnershipOttawa 613-232-9634 ext 385 Multi-sectoral partnership involving 60 local organizations working on a shared vision and common priorities designed to build local capacity to attract, settle, and integrate immigrants in five secto ...
Ottawa Mennonite Church, Refugee Assistance and Refugee HousingOttawa 613-733-6729 Mennonite church Refugee Assistance Program: sponsoring and mentorship of refugees Refugee Housing: OMRA Shelter Alternatives Corporation works with the Ottawa Mennonite Church and other groups to pro ...
Ottawa-Carleton District School Board, Ottawa - 300 Rochester St, Ste 202, Family Reception CentreOttawa 613-239-2416 Assists all newly arriving and returning students, who speak a first language other than English and who will be living within the service boundaries Will check documents for school * assess students ...
Ottawa-Carleton District School Board, Ottawa - 440 Albert St, Rm 121, Department of Continuing Education - ESL/LINC/LBSOttawa 613-239-2737 English as a Second Language (ESL) non-credit classes for adults: Classes offered at many locations throughout Ottawa. Basic * Intermediate * Advanced levels available Specialized courses for adults i ...
Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre, Ottawa - Richmond Rd, Social ServicesOttawa Administration 613-820-4922 ; Medical Clinic 613-820-2001 COVID-19 (20 April 2020): The three food banks supported by PQCHC continue to run on modified schedule and program. Services are accessed by appointment only and available to those people living in t ...
Quinte Immigration Services (QUIS), Belleville, Central Eastern Ontario Translation and Interpretation Services (CEOTIS)Belleville 613-968-7723 CV19 Offices closed to the public until further notice * Staff working remotely to provide continued support or services * Please call the office at 613-968-7723 for assitances * Updates will be poste ...
Refugee 613, No Physical AddressOttawa 613-725-5671 ext 640 Agile and innovative communications hub that informs, connects and inspires people to welcome refugees and build strong communities
Renfrew County and District Health Unit, Pembroke - International DrPembroke 613-732-3629 Health Unit programs and services are delivered in a variety of settings (schools * homes * workplaces * community) by a team of health professionals Health Protection include: water supply inspection ...
Sandy Hill Community Health Centre, OttawaOttawa 613-789-1500 Health centre focused on family and community health * information and referral * community development and engagement * seniors' programs * Health Card Assistance Program and assistance to obtain Ont ...
Service Canada, Services for YouthOntario Youth InfoLine, toll free (English, French) 1-800-935-5555 Job search support including computer and Internet access, employment counselling, job search techniques, youth program information, resume and interview assistance For up-to-the-minute details on Ser ...
Smiths Falls Local Immigration PartnershipSmiths Falls 613-283-4124 ext 1151 Council acting as a strategic planning body to coordinate and enhance the newcomers' integration in the community.
Somerset West Community Health Centre, Ottawa - Argyle Ave, Ottawa Newcomer ClinicOttawa 613-691-0192 ext 6002 COVID-19 (4 June 2020): Services are provided over the phone by appointment only. Visit their website for up-to-date information. Newcomer clinic * temporary primary health care for newly arrived ref ...
Somerset West Community Health Centre, Ottawa - Find Location, Multicultural Health Navigator ProgramOttawa 613-691-0192 Education about the Canadian healthcare system and assistance with system navigation * group education sessions * home visits * occasional appointment support * needs assessment * referral to communit ...
St Lawrence College, Kingston - Portsmouth Ave, Internationally Trained Immigrant (ITI) Advising ProgramKingston 613-544-5400 ext 5514 Advisor available to discuss and explore options * topics can include career and educational goals, post-secondary programs and courses, language programs, bridging programs, credential assessment opt ...
St. Lawrence - Rideau Immigration PartnershipBrockville 613-498-2111 Collaborative of organizations throughout Leeds & Grenville that work to attract, welcome and retain newcomers to the area.
TR Leger Immigrant ServicesCornwall 613-933-9626 Settlement Program (formerly Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program) Orientation and Adaptation Services Needs assessment and Information and referral to community and social services * support ...
UN Refugee AgencyOttawa 613-232-0909 Office mandated by the United Nations to lead and coordinate international action to protect people forced to flee their homes due to violence, conflict and persecution * provides shelter, food, water ...
World Skills Employment CentreOttawa 613-233-0453 Employment services that are designed specifically for newcomers, immigrants and refugees. Orientation programs, language and skills training to help facilitate access to employment, will provide need ...
YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region (The), Ottawa - 180 Isabella St, Newcomer Information CentreOttawa 613-788-5001 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 ...
YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region (The), Ottawa - 180 Isabella St, Power of TradesOttawa 613-788-5001 Pre-employment training and support for immigrants who want to work in the skilled trades. Program includes: * Six weeks of in-class, non-technical training * Orientation to skilled trades and apprent ...
YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region (The), Ottawa - 180 Isabella St, Pre-Apprenticeship Home Renovation Training ProgramOttawa 613-788-5001 Training program in carpentry, dry walling, tile & marble setting, floor covering installation and painting, that includes: * 24 weeks of training at no cost * 8 to 12 weeks of paid work placement * T ...