Programs & Services

Newcomers to Canada

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It’s not easy moving into a new neighbourhood – especially when you’re moving from afar.

Newcomers to the country who settle in our community are able to access support services from our Neighbourhood Immigrant Settlement Worker and can attend community events to learn about Canadian culture.

We also offer information sessions on topics such as housing, employment or childcare.

One-on-one appointments are available for individuals and families who would like support in some aspect of their settlement, such as learning how to: use public transit, find childcare, sponsor family, upgrade skills, become a Canadian citizen, and access health, language or employment services.

For more information, read about our programs below or contact our Neighbourhood Immigrant Settlement Worker at (204)938-5962

Employment Building

The Neighbourhood Immigrant Settlement Program is having employment building drop-in sessions.

You will be able to:

  • Gain support to strengthen your resume.
  • Have access to computers to develop your resume and cover letter, search and apply for jobs.
  • Improve your confidence with practice interviews.

The drop-in is on Wednesday mornings from 10:00am to 12:00pm at NorWest on Alexander Resource Centre (1880 Alexander Ave) and is open to all permanent residents living in the Inkster area. Bus tickets are available if needed.

  • NorWest on Alexander

    Address:

    1880 Alexander Avenue
    Winnipeg, MB

    Hours:

    Hours of Operation are

    July and August

    Mondays to Saturdays 9am to 5pm

    September to June

    Mondays 10 am to 6pm

    Tuesdays and Fridays 9 am to 7pm

    Wednesday and Thursday 11 am to 7pm

    Saturdays 9 am to 5pm

    Hours and service providers available  may change without notice. We appreciate your cooperation

    Instructions:

    Please feel free to call us at any of our resource centres.

    Danae 204 918-6186

    Sandie 204 918 5890

    Aderonke 204 918-1834

    Phone:

    204-918-6186