Peel Multicultural Council

Site: Address

Service: Settlement and Language Services and Programs

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Record #: MAL0130 Last Full Update: 19 Jul 2013
Alternate Names
Alternate NameEnhanced Language Training ; ISAP ; Job Search workshops ; LINC
Agency/Program Description
Areas ServedPeel Region
DescriptionPromotes a multicultural society in Peel by increasing communication and building bridges of understanding between ethno cultural groups, institutions and the community to facilitate the settlement and integration of newcomers to Canada. 
Settlement and Language Services and Programs Include: 
* Information & Referral Services to aid in the settlement of newcomers 
* Enhanced Language Training (ELT) with a co-op component 
* Job Search Workshops 
* Community Connections for adults  
* Community Connections for youth 
* Language Program (LINC) 
* Public Awareness & Community Development 
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Pashto ; Punjabi ; Spanish ; Urdu - Spanish
EligibilitySettlement Services are available to: 
* Permanent Residents 
* Protected persons as defined in Section 95 of the IRPA 
* Live in caregivers 
* Convention refugees and protected persons 
* Individuals who have been selected to become permanent residents
FeesMembership - $10/yr/individual * $20/yr/group
Contact Information
Address & Map
6630 Turner Valley Rd
Mississauga, ON L5N 2P1
Located In CommunityMississauga (City of)
IntersectionErin Mills Pkwy / Mississauga Rd
Site LocationHoused in the Meadowvale Christian Academy building, Entrance from the backside
Office Phone905-819-1144
Hours* Office Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm  
* Evening English Classes (LINC) Tue-Thu 6 pm-9 pm 
* Settlement Services Every Wednesday 9 am-8:30 pm
Primary ContactJagdeep Kailey, Settlement Manager, Peel Multicultural Council; Phone: 905-819-1144 ext 238; Fax: 905-542-3950; Email:
Alternate ContactCharmian DeGannes, Language Program Manager, Peel Multicultural Council; Phone: 905-819-1144 ext 227; Fax: ): 905-542-3950; Email:
Primary ExecutiveNaveed Chaudhry, Executive Director, Peel Multicultural Council; Phone: 905-819-1144 ext 224; Fax: 905-542-3950; Email:
Volunteer CoordinatorLinda Wang, Coordinator, Community Connections, Peel Multicultural Council; Phone: 905-819-1144 ext 232; Fax: 905-542-3950; Email:
Service Details
Meetings* Professional Development Dialogue: 
Twice in a month on Saturdays, Prior registration required 
* Youth Activities:  
Every Tue, Wed and Thu 4:30 pm-7:30 pm, Prior registration required
AccessibilityFully Accessible
FundingRegional / Municipal ; Provincial - Immigration Ontario ; Federal - Service Canada, Citizenship and Immigration ; United Way ; Foundation - Trillium
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Service Categories
Service CategoriesImmigrant Settlement Services ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs
See Also TermsCultural Transition Counselling ; Immigrant Benefits Assistance ; Immigration Services Complaints ; Refugee Resettlement Services
Related TermsCitizenship courts ; Citizenship documents ; Community information centres ; Employment standards ; Entrepreneurs ; Form filling ; Immigration ; Immigration law ; Industry ; Interpretation ; Refugees ; Registries ; Translation ; Visible minorities