AWIC Community and Social Service

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Record #: MKM1683 Last Modified: 31 Jul 2014 Last Full Update: 31 Jul 2014
Record Details
Alternate NameAWIC
Former NameAssociation of Women of India in Canada
Areas ServedGreater Toronto Area ; York Region
Address & Map
1761 Sheppard Ave E, Ground Flr
Toronto, ON M2J 0A5
 
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Major IntersectionDon Mills Rd / Sheppard Ave
Office Phone416-499-4144
Fax416-499-4077
E-Mailawic@bellnet.ca
Websitewww.awic.info
DescriptionMulti-lingual, multi-cultural social and community service agency * settlement services * pre-employment counseling services * women's networking * senior programs * health and wellness programs * individual and family counselling and crisis intervention on family violence issues * life skills development * informal English as a Second Language (ESL) classes * basic computer orientation * job preparation * access centre for Toronto Social Housing Connections * seminars, workshops, community development and cultural events * appointment counselling * volunteer opportunities * youth services * information and referral service * translation and interpretation * assistance in completing application forms
DatesJanuary-December
HoursMonday-Friday 9 am-5 pm
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LanguagesEnglish ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Tamil ; Urdu
FeesNone
FundingCity / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration ; Federal ; Donations
SubjectsAssaulted women ; Family violence ; Financial counselling ; Form filling ; Immigrants ; Seniors ; Settlement services ; South Asian community ; Women
Volunteer CoordinatorGeetanjali Dagar, Volunteer/Fundraising Coordinator; Email: volunteer_awic@bellnet.ca