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Sudbury Multicultural and Folk Arts Association
Newcomer Settlement Program

Offers settlement and community orientation services for immigrants and refugees, including:

Orientation and Adaptation Services
  • Offers needs assessment and information and referral to community and social services, support with finding housing, child care, registering children in school and health care
  • Provides help filling out government forms including housing and immigration sponsorship forms
  • Offers workshops to reduce stress of adjusting to Canadian culture

Commissioner of Oaths
  • Serves as a Commissioner of Oaths for verifying original documents

Translation and Interpretation Services
  • Offers professionally trained interpreters with expertise in health, community and social services

Supportive counselling
  • Provides short-term counselling to clients who encounter difficulties in adjusting to life in Canada and assistance in overcoming these challenges

Job search preparation and training
  • Provides assistance in developing strong job search strategies and workplace communication skills

Employment counselling
  • Offers resume help, employment counselling, skills and career development and help in establishing social and professional networks
Hours of Operation
Mon-Thu 8:30 am-5 pm
Open to newcomers to Canada
Application Process
Call for service; walk-ins welcome
Service - small fees apply to translation of documents and interpretations ; None
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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