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Organization: Muslim Community Services - Brampton  
Phone Numbers: Brampton North Office: 905-790-1910
Brampton South Office: 905-790-8482
Mississauga Office: 905-828-2001
Toll-Free: Collect calls accepted only from Women in Crisis: 905-790-1910
Email: info@muslimcommunity.org
Website: www.muslimcommunity.org
Address:
Civic Centre
150 Central Park Dr, Suite 304, (elevator B)
Brampton, ON
L6T 2T9
Intersection: Central Park Dr and Queen St E
Location: Brampton (Queen St Corridor)
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Office: Mon-Fri 8:30am-7pm
Executives: Ahmed Iqbal - Executive Director
ahmed.iqbal@muslimcommunity.org
Dima Amad - Director, Programs and Services
dima.amad@bmccentre.org
Public Contacts: Vesna Jecmenica Golijanin - LINC Manager
vesna.golijanin@muslimcommunity.org
Jagjit Sekhon - LINC Coordinator
jagjit.sekhon@muslimcommunity.org
Service Description: Multi-service agency focused on the needs of immigrants, newcomers, refugees and other community members through direct service provision * agency helps to reduce isolation, minimize barriers, strengthen community and thus work towards community integration

Language Instruction For Newcomers To Canada (LINC) - 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
  • English classes offered including literacy and LINC levels 1-7 at the Brampton and Mississauga locations
  • childcare for eligible participants available at both locations

Violence Against Women Program - Holistic approach towards family violence * includes crisis counselling, creative safety plan, emotional support, information and referral * group services or one-on-one if required

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

Employment Support - A 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 * support groups, monthly meetings for women and older adults 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

Fees: None
Application: Drop-in
Languages: English * French * Arabic * Bengali * Dari * Dutch * Farsi * Gujarati * Hindi * Macedonian * Persian * Punjabi * Serbian * Spanish * Tamil * Urdu
Area Served:
Peel Region  
See Also: บา คา ร่า ใน กรุงเทพChild Abuse and Welfare
Child Care - Preschools and Nursery Schools
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Employment Assistance
English/French as a Second Language (ESL/FSL) Training Programs
Ethnocultural Groups
Immigrant, Newcomer and Refugee Services
Life Skills
Low-Income Support Services

This information was last completely updated on September 19, 2018

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