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YMCA of Southwestern Ontario - YMCA of Windsor and Essex County, Newcomer Services Education Centre

Newcomer Services including:
  • settlement programs
  • language skills training
  • programs to assist newcomers
  • may provide needs and eligibility assessments
  • pre- and post-arrival information and referral
  • assistance to establish networks to promote community engagement
  • assistance to access a range of settlement services
  • information and referral services
  • newcomer youth programming
  • interpretation and translation
  • community orientation
  • 1-on-1 and group-oriented services
  • care for newcomer children


  • Receiving referrals from government agencies and non-government agencies
  • Walk-in clients accepted
  • Eligibility

    Newcomer Services for Permanent residents, convention refugees, live-in caregivers


    Amharic; Arabic; Chinese (Cantonese); Chinese (Mandarin); Dari; Dinka; English; Farsi; French; Gujarati; Hindi; Hungarian; Italian; Kurdish; Nuer; Other - Karen, Pashtu, Shaluk, Sudanese; Punjabi; Romanian; Russian; Somali; Spanish; Thai; Tigrinya; Turkish; Urdu

    Physical Access

    Fully Accessible - PAY Parking, Washroom, Elevator and Entrance