United Way of Bruce Grey

Site: Making Grey Bruce Home

Description
Description (Service) Regional project aims to build public awareness and support to welcome refugees and newcomers in rural communities. Community space provides refugees and vulnerable newcomers with resources, information and opportunities to interact with the community. Services include: 
 
* Information hub Newcomer Information Bruce Grey which provides information and resources to support newcomers' social and economic integration in a variety of languages 
* Services offered jointly with community partner 
* Training sessions for service providers, refugee sponsors and volunteer mentors 
 
Training tool kits for service providers, refugee sponsors and volunteer mentors are available * Rural tool kit also available * Contact welcominggreybruce@gmail for a free copy  
 
Partnership of the United Way Bruce Grey and the Grey Bruce Welcoming Communities Committee
Service Details
Public Comments On February 11, 2019, Making Grey Bruce Home launched an information hub, Newcomer Information Bruce Grey, which provides information and resources to support newcomers' social and economic integration in a variety of languages. 
The project is completed but the resources are still available
Hours United Way office hours (380 9th St E): Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Drop in * Call or email for information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
228 8th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 1L1
 
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Intersection 8th St E and 2nd Ave E
Physical Access Partially Accessible - washrooms not accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-1560
Toll Free Phone 1-800-794-1728
Fax 519-376-5458
E-Mail welcominggreybruce@gmail.com
Website www.newcomersbrucegrey.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/unitedwaybrucegrey
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/weRpossibility
Primary Contact May Ip, Newcomer support volunteer
Primary Executive Francesca Dobbyn, Executive Director; Email: execdir@unitedwaybg.com

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