Catholic Community Services of York Region

Settlement and Education Partnership in York Region

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Description & Services
Description Provides settlement services in many languages for newcomer students and their families in their local schools * School Settlement Workers work closely with school staff, parents, students and volunteers to establish welcoming communities in the school for newcomers and to pave the way for a smooth integration in Canadian society * helps newcomer students and their families gain access to community resources * sponsors many family, youth and group activities to promote multiculturalism in the schools, and build self-confidence and leadership capabilities in youth * settlement information and referral
Dates January-December
Hours Monday-Thursday 8:30 am-9 pm * Friday 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese - Cantonese ; Farsi ; Greek ; Italian ; Japanese ; Korean ; Mandarin ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Serbo-Croatian ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services ; 40 languages
Fees None
Eligibility New immigrants and refugees
Application SEPYR Consent Form
Location, Telephone & Internet
Location Thornhill
Areas Served York Region
Address & Map
St. Joseph the Worker Catholic School
475 Brownridge Dr, Room 22
Thornhill, ON L4J 5Y6
 
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Major Intersection Dufferin St / Centre St
Office Phone 905-731-8281
Fax 905-731-8264
E-Mail sepyr@ccsyr.org
Website www.ccsyr.org
Contact Information
Primary Contact Agnes Manasan, SEPYR Coordinator
Primary Executive Stephen Lam, Director of Immigrant Services
Search Category
Settlement Headings Children and Youth ; Education, Learning and Training ; Information and Referral Services
Subjects Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Leadership training ; Multiculturalism ; Refugees ; School age children ; Settlement services
Other Details
Alternate Name CCSYR ; SEPYR ; Settlement Workers in Schools SWIS
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Federal

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