Manitoba Interfaith Immigration Council Inc.

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Contact Information
Office Phone 204-977-1000
Fax 204-956-7548
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Site Information
Location Downtown (Winnipeg)
Address 521 Bannatyne Ave
Winnipeg, MB R3A 0E4
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Intersection Bannatyne Ave and Juno St
Accessibility Fully Accessible - including washrooms, parking for the public and public meeting spaces
Parking Street
Description and Service Details
Description * operates In Canada Protection Services: provides information and advocacy services for refugee claimants whose status in Canada is "at risk";
* operates Life Skills Trainers: Teaches basic Canadian living skills to refugees and refugee claimants
* operates Reception Program: provides initial housing for refugees and immigrants
* operates Settlement Program: provides orientation and counseling to refugees and immigrants
* operates Sponsorship Program: enables refugees to be sponsored to come to Manitoba, and assists family members to be reunited with relatives overseas; Provides information to church bodies respecting sponsorship;
* operates Volunteer Services: welcomes and assists newly arrived refugees with their settlement and integration needs to adapt to Canadian society
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm
Areas Served Manitoba
Eligibility refugees/newcomers
Application Phone, Email, Fax, Drop-in
Languages English ; other languages upon request
Fees None
Agency Information
Alternate Name(s) MB Inter-faith Immigration Council ; MIIC ; Welcome Place
Agency Description * assists newcomers to Canada in the resettling and integration process
* keeps abreast of world developments to be sensitive and alert to the needs of refugees and other newcomers to Canada
* serves the immediate and long-term needs of refugees.
Manitoba Subjects Immigrants/Refugees - Support Services ; Legal - Citizenship ; Multicultural Organizations