Program

CIWA - Intake, Settlement and Referral Services

The program helps immigrant women access services and resources in the community.


Program Details

  • Brief counselling services
  • Health care support
  • Emergency housing support
  • Commissioner for oath
  • Social services access
  • Legal assistance
  • Food referrals
  • Furniture referrals
  • Clothing referrals
  • Income tax clinics 
  • Interpretation services
  • Financial Literacy 
  • Immigrant Women's Matched Savings Circle
  • Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP)
  • Financial coaching


The program is available to permanent residents, live-in caregivers and Canadian citizens with language and cultural barriers. 


Additional Program Information


  • Information about community resources
  • Orientation about education system in Canada
  • Legal Clinic services for low income clients
  • Orientation on Canadian immigration policy
  • Referrals and information on women’s health
  • Financial literacy workshops
  • Income tax clinics
  • Workshops on senior citizens’ benefits
  • Free childcare and first language support is available.

Contact: 14032634414 or settlement@ciwa-online.com