Neighbourhood Immigrant Settlement Program at Rene Deleurme Center

Provided By St. Boniface and St. Vital Neighbourhood Immigrant Settlement Worker

Service Description

* provides settlement services for permanent residents settling in the St. Vital and St. Boniface communities
* is a NISW
* also offers cooking and nutrition classes; English conversation circles; a parenting program; school preparation; sewing and conversation circles.
* settlement services may include
  • employment supports
  • referrals to housing agencies and mediation between client and property managers
  • referrals to health services: going with clients to appointments and interpreting, navigating the health care system, organizing presentations on healthy personal and family living.
  • helping clients to navigate government services: forms, documents (including Income Tax support), accessing benefits
  • communication with schools: assist with children's enrolment, mediate disputes between client and school, provide cultural orientation and support for families with children in school.
  • strategies for alleviating poverty: donation depots for clothing and household goods, assistance with shopping, paying bills.
  • parenting programs: assistance for families who are having difficulty with children due to cultural differences, language deficits and other social challenges.
  • referral to appropriate agencies for help with citizenship issues
  • Address

    Location Icon 511 St. Anne's Rd
    MB, R2M 3E5
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