CLARS Language Assessment Centres

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Description & Services
Description Free English language assessments and referrals to classes for eligible immigrants living in York Region or Simcoe County * locations
Dates January-December
Hours Monday-Friday 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Thursday 8:30 am-8 pm * Saturday appointments also available
Languages English
Fees None
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Canadian Citizen (born outside Canada who doesn’t speak English as a first language) 
Permanent Resident 
Convention Refugee/Protected Person 
Persons in Canada whose applications for Permanent Resident status are being processed in Canada, and who have been informed by a letter from the Citizenship and Immigration Canada of the initial approval of their application subject to an admissibility assessment 
Refugee Claimant 
Temporary Worker or Student who has obtained initial approval for a concurrent Application for Permanent Residence 
Foreign Domestic Worker admitted under the Live-In Caregiver program 
Provincial Nominee (or Dependant) approved through Opportunities Ontario 
Temporary Foreign Worker (or Dependant) approved through Canadian Experience Class
Application Language assessments are provided on a scheduled and pre-booked basis
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Location York Region
Areas Served Durham Region ; Simcoe County ; York Region
Address & Map
420 Highway 7 E, Ste 204B
Richmond Hill, ON L4B 3K2
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Major Intersection Valleymede Dr / Highway 7
Toll Free Phone 1-855-330-8655
Contact Information
Primary Contact Cara Wallace, Manager; Phone: ext 5011; Email:
Alternate Contact Geraldine Ortiz, Community Liaison; Phone: ext 5026; Email:
Primary Executive Karen McNeil, Language Services Director; Phone: 905-949-0049 ext 2401; Email:
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Settlement Headings Language
Subjects Assessments ; English as a second language ; Immigrants ; Refugees
Other Details
Funding Provincial ; Federal


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