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Manitoba Interfaith Immigration Council Inc.

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Record #: VMB1499 Last Full Update: Unknown
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone204-977-1000 
LocationDowntown (Winnipeg)
Address521 Bannatyne Ave
Winnipeg, MB R3A 0E4
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IntersectionBannatyne Ave and Juno St
Description & Services
DescriptionAssists 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.
HoursMon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm
Areas ServedManitoba ; Winnipeg
ApplicationPhone, Email, Fax, Drop-in
LanguagesEnglish ; other languages upon request
Other Details
Alternate Name(s)MB Inter-faith Immigration Council ; MIIC ; Welcome Place
Manitoba SubjectsImmigrants/Refugees - Support Services ; Legal - Citizenship ; Multicultural Organizations