Afghan Women's Organization

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Description & Services
Description Settlement services to all newcomers * Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) * counselling * interpretation * translation * referrals * advocacy* filling forms * accompaniment (escorting) * employment counselling and support * homework club * job search workshop * family support * abuse * educational workshops * senior Afghan women support group * youth settlement services * sponsorship program * four locations
Dates January-December
Hours Monday, Tuesday 9 am-5 pm * Wednesday 9 am-7 pm * Thursday, Friday 9am-5 pm * Saturday 9 am-5 pm
Languages English ; Arabic ; Interpretive Services
Location, Telephone & Internet
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Location North York
Areas Served Greater Toronto Area
Address & Map
North York (Head Office)
789 Don Mills Rd, Ste 700
Toronto, ON M3C 1T5
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Major Intersection Don Mill Rd / Eglinton Ave E
Office Phone 416-588-3585
Fax 416-588-4552
Contact Information
Primary Executive Adeena Niazi, Executive Director
Volunteer Coordinator Nooria Amiri, Settlement Manager; Phone: ext 226; Email:
Search Category
Settlement Headings Children and Youth ; Education, Learning and Training ; Employment/Credential Assessment ; Information and Referral Services ; Language ; Legal/Advocacy Services ; Welcome Services
Subjects Accompaniment services ; Advocacy ; Afghan community ; Counselling ; English as a second language ; Family support ; Form filling ; Immigrants ; Immigration ; Information and referral ; Interpretation ; Language instruction ; Refugees ; Settlement services ; Sponsorship ; Translation ; Woman abuse ; Women ; Youth groups
Other Details
Funding City / Town ; Provincial ; Federal ; Grants ; United Way ; Foundation


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