About The Centres
Welcome Centre Immigrant Services provide one-stop services under one
roof, designed to guide and support immigrants through the maze of information
and resources in Durham Region.
Core immigrant services at two Centres located in Ajax and Pickering include: settlement and integration services;
language training; accreditation and qualifications information; and employment
Other services are offered based on local community needs (such as
legal services, mental health services, culturally-appropriate family
Durham Region’s immigrant population has been increasing substantially since the 1990’s and services to meet their needs have not kept pace.
- The unique service delivery model:
- offers a holistic, flexible approach
- features a broad range of cross-sector services and expertise
- delivers a coordinated, integrated case management system
For immigrants and newcomers who require the supports and resources
necessary to help them integrate economically and socially into the Canadian
Through a coordinated, integrated case management system under one roof,
clients will be able to access a range of immigrant services and expertise.
the background of the Centre...
Welcome Centres in Durham Region are located:
Welcome Centre - Ajax
458 Fairall Street, Unit 5
Ajax, ON L1S 1R6
Welcome Centre - Pickering
1400 Bayly Street, Unit 5
Pickering, ON L1W 3R2