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Organization: Multicultural Association of Kenora and District (The) - Settlement Program  
Phone Numbers: Multicultural Association 807-468-7140
Interpreter Access Service 807-468-9443
Toll-Free: 24 hour telephone service 1-888-242-5661
Email: makd@kmts.ca
Website: www.kenoramulticultural.ca
Address:
136 Main St S
Kenora, ON
P9N 1S9
Intersection: Main St S and Water St
Location: Within Lowery's Basics Store, second floor
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Public Contacts: Stacey Orme - Settlement Worker
Lori Reynard - Program Coordinator
interpreter@kmts.ca
Service Description: Provides direct services for newcomers to Canada and established immigrants

Located at Main St near Water St

Provides direct services for newcomers and established immigrants
Services provided include:
  • Assistance to establish social and professional networks to promote community engagement
  • Assistance to access a range of settlement services
  • Orientation programs
  • Job search and employment counselling
  • Individual agencies may provide needs and eligibility assessments
  • Language and skills training to help facilitate employment
  • Pre/post-arrival information and referral
  • Programs to welcome newcomers to the community
Information, Orientation and Referral (IOR) Services
Provides newcomers and established immigrants with practical assistance for the challenges of every day life in Canada
Services include advocacy, referrals, consumer and community information, orientation and information sessions and assistance for completing all forms in the following areas:
  • Canadian law
  • Education
  • Employment and job preparation skills
  • Health and medical services
  • Housing
  • Immigration and citizenship
  • Language training
  • Legal services
  • Parenting issues
Also provides:
  • Community Interpreter Access Service

Services and Programs:

Fees: None
Application:
  • Prior arrangements highly recommended for interpreter/translation services
  • Can provide services for emergency situations
Eligibility / Target Population: No restrictions
Languages: English * French * Chinese (Cantonese) * Chinese (Mandarin) * Cree * German * Interpretive Services * Italian * Ojibway * Oji-Cree * Polish * Spanish * Ukrainian
Language Notes: Other languages available upon request
Area Served:
Kenora District ; Rainy River District  
See Also: Ethnocultural Groups
Immigrant, Newcomer and Refugee Services
Translation and Interpretation Services

This information was last completely updated on July 3, 2018

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