London Cross Cultural Learner Centre

Settlement Services

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Record #: LON6127 Last Modified: 17 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 22 Feb 2013
Located In CommunityLondon
Address505 Dundas St E
London, ON N6B 1W4
Site LocationNortheast London
AccessibilityFully Accessible
IntersectionDundas St and Adelaide St N
Contact Information
Office Phone519-432-1133
Description & Services
DescriptionAssistance for new immigrants or refugees to settle, adapt and integrate into London

Includes orientation, referral, interpretation, language assessment, counselling, workshops/speakers and multicultural/community development * assists with directing to family doctors

Library Settlement Services
- Settlement Worker is available at the London Public Library and branch locations to provide information and referrals for immigrants new to London

Community Connections - Long-time residents of Canada assist newcomers with English, employment, social activities, education and health system

Joseph's House - Provides temporary accommodation for newly arrived refugee claimants * residents usually stay an average of one and a half months

Newcomer Settlement Program - Newcomer information and referral services

Partners in Caring - Support to Government-Assisted Refugees and those who relocate to London soon after arrival in Canada for their medical, emotional and psychological needs during their first year in Canada

Resettlement Assistance Program - Offers airport reception and provides temporary accommodation if needed

Settlement Workers in Schools Program (SWIS) - Settlement workers in schools work with newcomers and their children to adapt to the Canadian educational system * provides newcomers and their families with information and referral on settlement needs, learning English, job seeking, housing, adult education
HoursMon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas ServedLondon
BoundariesLondon and area
EligibilityLibrary, resource centre and translation services are open to the public * settlement services are for immigrants and new Canadians
ApplicationCall or drop in
FeesFree * fee for service translation
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FundingPrivate ; Provincial - Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration ; Federal - Citizenship and Immigration Canada
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameCCMP ; Community Connection Mentorship Program ; Community Connections Mentorship Program ; HOST Program ; LSP ; Newcomer Settlement Program ; NSP ; Settlement Workers in Schools ; SWIS
Service Level(50) Non Profit