YMCAs of Cambridge and Kitchener-Waterloo

Site: YMCA of Cambridge

Service: Online Computer Literacy Program for Newcomers

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Organization Details
Alternate Name CV19 ; Young Men's Christian Association
Areas Served Waterloo Region
Description & Services
Description (Service) Online basic computer programs for newcomers * Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint
Hours Microsoft Word: May 11-May 27, Mon and Wed 12 noon-1:30 pm 
Microsoft Excel: Jun 3-Jun 29, Mon and Wed 12 noon-1:30 pm 
Microsoft Powerpoint: Jul 6-Jul 29, Mon and Wed 12 noon-1:30 pm
Eligibility Immigrants and Refugees
Application Please visit https://form.jotform.com/90144359014249 to register
Languages English ; Multilingual Staff; Interpretation Services
Fees None
Service Categories Computer and Related Technology Classes ~ Immigrants/Refugees
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-721-7221
Website www.ymcacambridgekw.ca
Primary Contact Danica; Phone: 519-721-7221; Email: danica.mitrovic@ckw.ymca.ca
Address and Location Information
Public Comments COVID-19 Update: YMCA Immigrant Services are continuing to provide online settlement services for newcomers to Canada and Waterloo Region. We use every online platform available to us and find ways to support our clients through Skype, Zoom, WhatsApp, Facebook, over the phone and email. 
 
The YMCA language assessment centre is placing new clients on a wait list for service once assessments start up again. 
 
Please call 519-579-9622 x 242 or email ckw-newcomers@ckw.ymca.ca for appointment. We provide services in the following languages: English, French, Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian, Cantonese, Dari, Farsi, Hindi, Mandarin, Oromo, Pashto, Punjabi, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tigrinia, Turkish, and Urdu. 
 
Services include assistance with accessing information and referrals to: 
 
• Child, Youth & Family Resources 
• Community & Recreation (Virtual YMCA and other online community and recreation services) 
• Education & Training (including English and French language online learning resources) 
• Employment Support 
• Health 
• Housing 
• Government Benefits (including federal and provincial COVID 19 emergency support) 
• Immigration and Citizenship 
• Legal & Social Services 
• Ontario School System 
• Personal Finance & Income Tax 
• Credential Assessment 
• Consumer information 
• Shelter, Food & Clothing 
 
Also providing interpretation services (phone or videoconferencing) remotely. Languages include: Arabic, Armenian, Farsi, Persian, Dari, Pashto, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish. If you require an interpreter email interpretations@ckw.ymca.ca.  
 
More information is available on our website: www.ymcaimmigrantservices.ca
Located In Community Cambridge
Address & Map
258 Hespeler Rd
Cambridge, ON N1R 3H3
 
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Intersection Hespeler Rd. and Can-amera Pkwy.
Physical Access Not Applicable

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