Newcomer Settlement Agencies
As a newcomer to Ontario, you will often need help, especially during your first few months of settling in your new home. It is comforting to know that there are many agencies in Ontario that can give you the help you need. These agencies, called ‘newcomer settlement agencies’ are located in many Ontario communities. They are free, and they can often give you help in many languages.
WelcomePack Canada has partnered with many of these agencies in the GTA to distribute our free welcome gift packs. Below is a list of settlement agencies we work with to reach you.
Some of the services you can avail at these agencies are:
- Answering questions about your new community
- Helping you find a job or get more training
- Finding a school or child care
- Accessing health care services
- Finding the government and community services you need
- Translating documents or interpreting services
- Helping you find English/French language classes
- Helping you find a place to live
- Helping you fill out forms.