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Manitoba Interfaith Immigration Council Inc.
|Location, Telephone & Internet|
|Office Phone||204-977-1000 |
|Address||521 Bannatyne Ave|
Winnipeg, MB R3A 0E4
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|Intersection||Bannatyne Ave and Juno St|
|Description & Services|
|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. |
In Canada Protection Services: provides information, paralegal and advocacy services for refugee claimants whose status in Canada is "at risk";
Life Skills Trainers: Teaches basic Canadian living skills to refugees and refugee claimants;
Reception Program: provides initial housing for refugees and immigrants;
Settlement Program: provides orientation and counseling to refugees and immigrants;
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;
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 ; Winnipeg|
|Application||Phone, Email, Fax, Drop-in|
|Languages||English ; other languages upon request|
|Alternate Name(s)||MB Inter-faith Immigration Council ; MIIC ; Welcome Place|
|Manitoba Subjects||Immigrants/Refugees - Support Services ; Legal - Citizenship ; Multicultural Organizations|