Welcome to Bradford Immigrant & Community Services
Serving the Immigrant Communities of Simcoe County & York Region
Coming to Canada means adjusting to a new language, culture and lifestyle. The transition for newcomers when leaving their native country, family, friends, culture, traditions, etc. to Canada is often difficult & overwhelming.
Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada
Remote assistance is available by calling 905-775-3343 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Limited in-person service by appointment only
HOLIDAY CLOSURE: Closed from Monday, December 20, 2021 to Monday, January 3, 2022. Virtual service will resume on Tuesday, January 4th.
The office is closed for the summer. Please email email@example.com with any inquiries. Emails will be checked periodically throughout the summer.
OFFICE CLOSURE: Office will be closed for the summer from Monday, June 27, 2022 to Tuesday, September 6, 2022. REOPEN: Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at 8:30am.
Bradford Immigrant & Community Services (BICS) can help you with:
English as a Second Language Classes
Information, Referral and Advocacy
Translation & Interpretation
Commissioning of Documents
Are you new to Canada? Do you want to meet other newcomers?
County-wide newcomer “Connect Ups” using the “Meet Ups” model to connect newcomers in their communities and train them on how to continue to connect up with each other using the site.
Newcomer Connect Ups increase connectivity to other newcomers and services. Computer training will be provided on the basics of Connect Up groups and provide new skills that give them confidence and self-sustenance.
Newcomer Connect Ups will help decrease social isolation by providing opportunities for newcomers to connect with each other, share their stories within their community.
Immigrant Support Group
NEW DATE AND LOCATION
Meets on the second and last Wednesday of the month at the Bradford Public Library 425 Holland Street West
Download flyer for more information on the Immigrant Support Group (PDF)