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Organization: Heritage Skills Development Centre  
Phone Numbers: 416-345-1613
Fax: 416-345-8696
400 McCowan Rd, Ground Fl
Toronto, ON
M1J 1J5
Intersection: McCowan Rd and Eglinton Ave E
Location: Toronto (Eglinton East)
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-6pm
Executives: Executive Director
- President
Contacts: Program Director
Service Description: Settlement services for immigrants and newcomers * improve the health, social, cultural, economic self-sufficiency and well-being of refugees, new immigrants, at-risk children and youth, women and other marginalized individuals, so that they and their families can enjoy and contribute to the opportunities that Canada offers.

Capacity Building and Training Programs: Youth Entrepreneurship Program, Business Integration Training Program, Information Technology Training Program, Web Development Training, Employment Preparation, Leadership Skills Development, Sewing and Fashion Design Training, Computer and Internet Training Program, French as a Second Language Program, Addiction Education and Mental Health Support , After School Program for Children and Youth.

Social Programs: Community Workshops, Crime Prevention Program, HIV/ AIDS Prevention and Education, Supportive Network Services, Youth Peer mentorship, Life Skills Development, Single Mom's Support Group, Volunteer Development Program, Senior Support Program, Victims Week Celebration, Scarborough Afro Caribbean Festival.

Referral and Information Services: HSDC provides support and referrals to the justice system, legal professionals, health care services, educational institutions, housing, translation and interpretation services, employment, social services and government services.

Supportive Counseling and Mentorship: Services are provided for at-risk individuals and victims to help overcome isolation, stress and depression. These services help individuals to build resiliency, self-esteem, confidence and pursue their career goals.

Computer donations -- donations of new or refurbished laptops, desktop computers and accessories accepted * drop off or contact the office to arrange for pick-up

Fees: Some services free * fees for computer repair service and some classes
Application: Call, drop in, email or fax
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Immigrants, newcomers, women, seniors, persons with low incomes, at risk children and youth
Languages: English ; French ; Bengali ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Filipino ; Hausa ; Hindi ; Ibo ; Spanish ; Swahili ; Twi ; Urdu ; Yoruba
Area(s) Served:
Bolton Caledon, Bramalea, Brampton, Burlington, Dufferin, Durham North East, Durham West, East York, Etobicoke, Halton Hills, Milton, North Etobicoke, Malton, West Woodbridge, North West Mississauga, North York, Oakville, Scarborough, Scarborough North, Scarborough South, South Etobicoke, South West Mississauga, Toronto, Wellington, York - Toronto, York Region  
See Also: Immigrant, Newcomer and Refugee Services
Information and Referral Services

This information was last completely updated on June 11, 2018

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