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Name Located Address Phone Description Hours Areas Served Eligibility / Application / Fees
Canada. Industry Canada, Competition Bureau, Hamilton Regional Office
(HAM0070)
Hamilton Central 55 Bay St N 9th Flr
Hamilton ON L8R 3P7
1-800-348-5358
An independent law enforcement agency that ensures Canadian businesses and consumers prosper in a competitive and innovative marketplace.
Responsible for the administration and enforcement of the following acts: Competition Act, Consumer Packaging and Labelling Act, Textile Labelling Act, and, Precious Metals Marking Act.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Central Ontario Eligibility

Open to all

Application

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Immanuel Christian Reformed Church, Friendship Ministries
(HAM6300)
Hamilton Mountain West 61 Mohawk Rd W
Hamilton ON L9C 1V9
905-385-0662
Friendship group for the developmentally challenged and those with cognitive impairments.
Thu 7 pm-8:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Open to all

Application

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Immigrant Culture and Art Association, Art Education Program
(HAM2893)
Hamilton Central 689 Barton St E
Hamilton ON L8L 3A3
905-529-0181
Instruction includes painting, pottery, dance, and wood-burning.
Sat * Hours vary
Dundas, Hamilton, Stoney Creek, Burlington, Caledonia, Hamilton West, Hamilton East, Hamilton Central, Hamilton Mountain West, Hamilton Mountain Central, Hamilton Mountain East, Brampton (City of) Eligibility

All newcomer and low-income artists, families, and children

Application

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Immigrant Culture and Art Association, Professional Artist Mentorship Program
(HAM2875)
Hamilton Central 691 Barton St E
Hamilton ON L8L 3A5
905-529-0181
Provides one-on-one artist mentorship to encourage the work of low-income and newcomer artists and to enable them to benefit financially from their artistic talents.
Offers Professional Art Education Program *Professional Artist Mentorship Program *Hamilton Art Market
Tue-Sat 10 am-4 pm
Ancaster, Stoney Creek, Burlington, Caledonia, Brantford, Hamilton West, Hamilton East, Hamilton Central, Hamilton Mountain West, Hamilton Mountain Central, Hamilton Mountain East Eligibility

* All newcomer and low income artists, families and children are eligible for the ICAA's services regardless of status

Application

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Immigrants Working Centre
(HAM2737)
Hamilton Central 8 Main St E Unit 101
Hamilton ON L8N 1E8
905-529-5209
Provides support for immigrant and refugee families as they adjust to life in Hamilton. Services are available for men and women. Childminding is available for parents accessing services.
Assistance is provided with:
* Finding a place to live
* Learning English
* Finding employment
* Completing forms and applications
* Dealing with family issues
Services and programs include:
* One-on-one verbal cultural interpretation and translation for clients
* Referrals for housing, healthcare, education, community services, and bridging programs
* Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
* Settlement counselling
* Job search workshops
* Leadership programs
* Community connections
* Hamilton Newcomer's Club
* WorkLINC Employment Preparation Program
* Unpack Magazine (unpackmag.ca)
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

* Newcomers to Hamilton * Permanent Residents and Convention Refugees are eligible for most of the programs. * Some programs are restricted for Permanent Residents and Convention Refugees.

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Immigrants Working Centre, Language Training
(HAM1974)
Hamilton Central 8 Main St E Unit 101
Hamilton ON L8N 1E8
905-529-5209 ext 233
Provides Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) in a welcoming environment, facilitated by certified LINC instructors.
Our LINC program offers classes for levels 1 to 7, and Literacy at three locations in Hamilton. Full-time, part-time and evening classes are available. Day-time classes include free services for children aged six months to five years. Bus tickets may be available for those who qualify.
Classes are available for men and women, as well as, women-only.
LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) Literacy to Level 7
LINC Intensive Communication for Work
LINC Academic & Business English
LINC is offered in multiple locations:
*1119 Fennell Ave E #236 - 905-387-1100
*182 Rebecca Street - 905-525-9676
*8 Main Street East - 905-529-5209
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Classes : 9:15 am-12 noon and/or 1 pm-3:15 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Permanent Residents and Convention Refugees.

Application

Register by phone, by calling location of your choice. Register online: www.iwchamilton.ca/linc-registration/

Immigrants Working Centre, Settlement Support, Downtown East Location
(HAM1762)
Hamilton Central 182 Rebecca St
Hamilton ON L8R 1C1
905-525-9676
Provides support for immigrant and refugee families, as they adjust to life in Hamilton. Services are available for men and women. Childminding (Care for Newcomer Children) is available for parents accessing our services.
Services include:
*Finding a place to live.
*Learning English.
*Finding employment.
*Assistance with various forms and applications.
*One-on-one verbal cultural interpretation and translation for clients.
*Support in dealing with family issues.
*Referrals for housing, healthcare, education, community services and bridging program.
Also offers:
*Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
*Settlement Counselling
*Job Search Workshops
*Leadership Programs
*Community Connections
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Immigrants and refugees

Application

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Immigrants Working Centre, Settlement Support, Downtown Hamilton Location
(HAM3191)
Hamilton Central 8 Main St E Ste 101
Hamilton ON L8N 1E8
905-529-5209 ext 227
Provides support for immigrant and refugee families, as they adjust to life in Hamilton. Services are available for men and women. Childminding (Care for Newcomer Children) is available for parents accessing our services.
Services include:
*Finding a place to live.
*Learning English.
*Finding employment.
*Assistance with various forms and applications.
*One-on-one verbal cultural interpretation and translation for clients.
*Support in dealing with family issues.
*Referrals for housing, healthcare, education, community services and bridging program.
Also offers:
*Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
*Settlement Counselling
*Job Search Workshops
*Leadership Programs
*Community Connections
*Basic computer classes
*G1 driving test preparation
Programs also available at these locations :
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Immigrants and refugees

Application

Contact for information

Immigrants Working Centre, Settlement Support, East Hamilton Location
(HAM1764)
Hamilton East 160 Centennial Pkwy Unit 6
Hamilton ON L8E 1H9
905-662-9160
Provides support for immigrant and refugee families, as they adjust to life in Hamilton. Services are available for men and women. Childminding (Care for Newcomer Children) is available for parents accessing our services.
Services include:
*Finding a place to live.
*Learning English.
*Finding employment.
*Assistance with various forms and applications.
*One-on-one verbal cultural interpretation and translation for clients.
*Support in dealing with family issues.
*Referrals for housing, healthcare, education, community services and bridging program.
Also offers:
*Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
*Settlement Counselling
*Job Search Workshops
*Leadership Programs
*Community Connections
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Immigrants and refugees

Application

Contact for information

Immigrants Working Centre, Settlement Support, Hamilton Mountain Location
(HAM1760)
Hamilton Mountain Central 1119 Fennell Ave E Unit 236
Hamilton ON L8T 1S2
905-387-1100
Provides support and services for immigrant and refugee families, men and women. Childminding (Care for Newcomer Children) is available for parents accessing our services.
Services include:
*Finding a place to live.
*Learning English.
*Finding employment.
*Assistance with various forms and applications.
*One-on-one verbal cultural interpretation and translation for clients.
*Support in dealing with family issues.
*Referrals for housing, healthcare, education, community services and bridging program.
Also offers:
*Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
*Settlement Counselling
*Job Search Workshops
*Leadership Programs
*Community Connections
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Immigrants and refugees

Application

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Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, Income Tax Clinic, St. Matthew's House Location
(HAM2576)
Hamilton Central 414 Barton St E
Hamilton ON L8L 2Y3
905-523-5546 ext 230
A free income tax clinic for seniors and other low and fixed income individuals.
Tue, Thu 6 pm-9 pm * by appointment only
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Seniors and low income people living in the City of Hamilton. Limits: Single - $20,000; Couple - $30,000.

Application

Call for an appointment.

Intensive Case Management Access Coordination (IntAc)
(HAM2501)
Hamilton Central 20 Hughson St S Suite 405
Hamilton ON L8N 2C3
905-528-0683
Provides a single point of access to mental health intensive case management services provided by Canadian Mental Health Association, City of Hamilton Mental Health and Outreach Team (Community Mental Health Promotion Program), Hamilton Program for Schizophrenia (HPS), and Hamilton Mental Health Outreach.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Willing and able to work on rehabilitation goals/recovery support, diagnosed with serious and persistent mental illness, resides in Hamilton, referred by family physician (in Hamilton is preferred, and may be required)

Application

Referrals can be self-referral, by physician, or from other professionals.

Interval House of Hamilton
(HAM0199)
Hamilton Mountain West 630 Sanatorium Rd
Hamilton ON L9C 7S7
905-387-9959
A transition house and emergency shelter specifically for abused women and their children. All services are confidential and include meals, emergency clothing, personal needs, counselling services. Free emergency transportation by taxi to Interval House.
Shelter Mon-Sun 24 hours * Administration Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Women experiencing any type of abuse from an intimate partner. Accompanying children welcome, both male and female.

Application

Self-referrals and referrals from community organizations.

Interval House of Hamilton, Flamborough Women's Resource Centre
(FLM0179)
Waterdown 17 Main St S
Waterdown ON L0R 2H0
289-895-8580
Provides support services for women in the Flamborough community including information and referrals, individual counselling, legal advocacy and support, women's groups, transitional support for abuse, employment counseling, and peer support.
Mon 1 pm-6 pm; Tue, Thu, and Fri 10 am-3 pm. Individual counselling is available outside of office hours.
Hamilton (City of) Application

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Interval House of Hamilton, Hero's Journey for Boys (The)
(HAM3241)
Hamilton Mountain West 630 Sanatorium Rd
Hamilton ON L9C 7S7
905-387-9959
Program helps boys to build their strengths, resiliency and confidence. The focus is to support boys who have been exposed to childhood trauma and domestic violence *Provides bus tickets
Tue 6 pm- 8 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Boys

Application

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Interval House of Hamilton, Hero's Journey for Girls (The)
(HAM3249)
Hamilton Mountain West 630 Sanatorium Rd E
Hamilton ON L9C 7S7
905-387-9959
Program helps girls to build their strengths, resiliency and confidence. The focus is to support girls who have been exposed to childhood trauma and domestic violence *Provides bus tickets
Tue 6 pm- 8 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Girls

Application

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Interval House of Hamilton, Women's Centre of Hamilton
(HAM0579)
Hamilton Central 100 Main St E Ste 205
Hamilton ON L8N 3W4
905-522-0127
Offers information, referrals and support services while advocating towards systemic and policy change for women and their communities.
Sign-up and drop-in groups also available.
Mon, Wed, Thu 9:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue 9:30 am-7:30pm * Fri 10 am-1 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Women

Application

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Interval House of Hamilton, Women's Centre of Hamilton, Drop-In Groups
(HAM4677)
Hamilton Central 100 Main St E Ste 205
Hamilton ON L8N 3W4
905-522-0127
Drop-in groups offering different supportive environments for women experiencing mental health and isolation, skills exchange and social interaction.
Mon-Thu 9:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri 10 am-1 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Women

Application

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Interval House of Hamilton, Women's Centre of Hamilton, Jared's Place Legal Advocacy and Resource Centre for Women
(HAM1112)
Hamilton Central 100 Main St E Ste 205
Hamilton ON L8N 3W4
905-522-0127 ext 207
Offers legal advocacy support, information, and referrals to women who have experienced violence, with a focus on navigating legal systems (including family, criminal, immigration, and child welfare issues) when leaving an abusive relationship. Accompaniment to court is available.
Collect calls accepted.
Pursues systemic and policy change through research and advocacy.
Resource Centre: Mon-Thu 9:30 am-4:30 pm * Legal Advocacy Drop-In: Fri 10 am-12 noon * Women's Advice Duty Counsel, Legal Aid Ontario:Tue 9 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Women experiencing any type of abuse from an intimate partner. * Accompanying children welcome, both male and female.

Application

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Interval House of Hamilton, Women's Centre of Hamilton, Women Getting Work
(HAM2578)
Hamilton Central 100 Main St E Ste 205
Hamilton ON L8N 3W4
905-522-0127
Six week program involves both group and one-on-one supports, to help women re-define and build upon their skills and confidence, includes, but is not limited to assisting with basic job search skills, resume writing, computer skills, and interviewing skills.
Mon-Thu 9:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri 10 am-1 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Women

Application

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Interval House of Hamilton, Women's Centre of Hamilton, Women's Wellness Group
(ANC0520)
Hamilton Central 100 Main St E Ste 205
Hamilton ON L8N 3W4
905-522-0127
Ten-week confidential support group for women, which provides information and education related to issues of abuse.
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Women

Application

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