Newcomer Services

One-on-One Counselling for Immigrant Women

Program Description

The program provides immigrant women (including seniors and youth) with the opportunity to become involved in the community and develop a sense of belonging.

Program Details

  • One-on-one individual counselling
  • Group counselling sessions
  • Educational sessions focus on women’s health, mental health and well-being
  • Group wellness and community engagement activities
  • In-home support available for needy clients
  • Intergenerational activities between seniors and youth

Eligible clients

The program is available for immigrant women who are permanent residents and refugees with language and cultural barriers.

Additional Program Information

  • The program helps clients with isolation, family conflict and life challenges
  • Educational sessions focus on women’s health
  • Self-esteem workshops are available for clients
  • We help clients with language barriers access support
  • The program offers transportation support to access community resources
  • Referrals to access basic needs and services is provided
  • Childcare is available (restrictions may apply)
  • First language support is available

Free childcare and first language support is available.

For more information please email: seniorsprograms@ciwa-online.com

Funded by:

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