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Organization: Somali Centre for Family Services  
Phone Numbers: 613-526-2075
Fax: 613-526-2803
1719 Bank St, Ste 200
Ottawa, ON
K1V 7Z4
Intersection: Bank St and Alta Vista Dr
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Dates: Year-round * closed on statutory holidays
Service Description: Multiethnic centre offering services for refugees, immigrants and residents

Counselling * youth programs * seniors services * employment and training * Community Capacity Building * Citizenship Test Preparation Classes

Settlement Program (formerly Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program) -- orientation programs, language and skills training to help facilitate employment, and programs to welcome newcomers to the community * 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

Fees: None
Application: Call for an appointment or drop-in
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Refugees, immigrants and residents in need of settlement, immigration and other services
Languages: English ; French ; Arabic ; Italian ; Somali ; Swahili
Area(s) Served:
Ottawa (City of)  
See Also: Employment Assistance
Ethnocultural Groups
Immigrant, Newcomer and Refugee Services

This information was last completely updated on February 26, 2017

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