West Island Women’s Centre – Making New Connections Program (MNC)
Name of Organization – Program or Service: West Island Women’s Centre – Making New Connections Program (MNC)
Program or Service Description: Making New Connections (MNC) is the theme of a series of meetings for immigrant women living in the West Island. The program covers the local school system and health care, activities, services and more. FREE WORKSHOPS FOR RECENT IMMIGRANTS. Join us for New Connections and the Quebec Workplace, a program designed specifically for women who have arrived in Canada in the last 5 years. With a focus on employment, the workshops provide tips and strategies for finding a job as well as information about our local community. Participants will receive practical information and be able to share their experiences.
Age group: 18-34 (young adult), 35-64 (adult), 65+(senior)
Territory Served: Baie d’Urfé, Beaconsfield, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Dorval, Île Bizard/ Ste. Geneviève, Kirkland, Pierrefonds/ Roxboro, Pointe-Claire, Senneville, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue
Languages: English, French
Phone: (514) 781-8529
Funding Source: Centraide
Volunteering Opportunities: Yes
Organization’s Mission: The West Island Women’s Centre (WIWC) is a dynamic and widely-used non-profit community organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of women.
Program or Service Details: We provide educational, social and recreational services for women living in the West Island and the community at large. The Centre is open to all—without regard to age, race or socio-economic background.