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Organization: Muslim Community Services  
Phone Numbers: Mississauga West 905-828-2001
Toll-Free: Collect calls accepted only from Women in Crisis * 905-790-1910
Crisis: Brampton North 905-790-1910
After Hours: 905-790-1910
Fax: Mississauga West 905-828-4008
Email: บา คา ร่า ใน กรุงเทพinfo@muslimcommunity.org
Website: www.muslimcommunity.org
Address:
4120 Ridgeway Drive, Unit 43
Mississauga, ON
L5L 5S9
Street Address:
4120 Ridgeway Drive, Unit 43
Mississauga
 
Intersection: Ridgeway Drive and Burhamthorpe Road West
Location: Mississauga West
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Offices Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm
Dates Available: All year
Executives: Ahmed Iqbal - Executive Director
MCS & BMC
905-790-1910 ext 303 * ahmed.iqbal@muslimcommunity.org
Dima Amad - Director, Programs and Services
MCS & BMC
905-790-1910 ext 304 * dima.amad@bmccentre.org
Public Contacts: Sandra Kaldas - LINC Coordinator
MCS
905-790-1910 ext 405 * sandra.kaldas@muslimcommunity.org
Monica Atwal - Assistant Manager
Brampton Multicultural Community Centre (BMC)
905-790-8482 ext 323 * monica.atwal@bmccentre.org
Service Description: Muslim Community Services (MCS)

Is a not-for-profit multi-service agency, focusing on the needs of immigrants, newcomers, refugees and other community members through direct service provision in a manner that facilitates access to community and social support functions
  • agency helps to reduce individual's isolation, minimize barriers, strengthen community and thus work towards community integration
  • services offered include:
    Language Instruction For Newcomers To Canada (LINC) that provides basic language training in one of the Canada's official languages to adults immigrants after their arrival in Canada so that they may acquire the necessary language skills to integrate into Canadian society
  • offers English classes including Literacy and LINC Levels 1-7 at the Brampton and Mississauga locations
  • childcare for eligible participants is available at both sites
  • Violence Against Women Program provides holistic approach towards family violence while dealing with women who are victims of
    abuse. It takes into consideration the related issues of low education, lack of information, low self-esteem, financial dependency,
    and emotional, psychological and social problems of the entire family, especially children, developed with sensitivity for the cultural
    needs of women in Peel Region includes crisis counselling, creating safety plan, emotional support, and information and referral
  • women are served one-on-one basis or in group setting
  • The program also helps children who have witnessed abuse in their homes
  • Program will provide early intervention, safe place for women and children to discuss the violence they have experienced, healing
    process and support
  • initiative is a joint venture of many organizations in the Region of Peel.
  • Newcomer Settlement Program:
  • intake * assessment * form filling * referrals * support groups * supportive counselling * life skills workshops and seminars on
    topics that will help access services, integration * with the help of Brampton Multicultural Community Centre (BMC).
  • Employment Support Program:
  • to assist the unemployed or under-employed with job search support * labour market information * job referral * work trials or
    placements * seminars on employment issues * training information with the help of BMC
  • Support Groups, monthly meetings for women and seniors to dialogue, solving their problems through peer support, networking,
    information sharing and time for themselves * group meetings increases awareness on services, resources available for women
    and empower them to deal with day-to-day realities, develop higher self-esteem, confidence and language skills for the labour
    market

Meetings: Orientation Sessions; Workshops,Women Support Group call * 905-790-1910 for dates and times
Fees: None * Service - All services are free of charge for our clients
Eligibility / Target Population: All ages
Languages: English * French * Arabic * Bengali * Croatian * Farsi (Persian) * Gujurati * Hindi * Punjabi * Serbian * Urdu
Area Served:
Peel Region  
See Also: บา คา ร่า ใน กรุงเทพDomestic Violence and Sexual Assault
บา คา ร่า ใน กรุงเทพEthnocultural Groups
Fitness, Recreational and Social Programs for Seniors
Shelters, Transitional Housing and Drop-in Centres for Women

This information was last completely updated on September 11, 2018

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