Description & Services
Public Comments Program is formerly known as Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program
Description (Service) Offers services to facilitate the settlement of Francophone newcomers to the Greater Sudbury area, including: 
 
Orientation and Adaptation Services 
  • Offers needs assessment and information and referral to community and social services 
  • Offers support with finding housing and help with connecting to language classes (French as a Second Language or English as a Second Language) 
  • Provides help filling out government forms including housing and immigration sponsorship forms
 
Translation and interpretation services 
  • Offers professionally trained interpreters with expertise in health, community and social services 
  • Provides translation and revision
 
Supportive counselling 
  • Provides short-term counselling to clients who encounter difficulties in adjusting to life in Canada and assistance in overcoming these challenges
 
Job search centre 
  • Offers resource materials, job boards and labour market information
 
Job search preparation and training 
  • Provides assistance in developing strong job search strategies and workplace communication skills
 
Employment counselling 
    Offers resume help, employment counselling, skills and career development and help in establishing social and professional networks
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm by appointment
Areas Served Sudbury District
Eligibility French-speaking newcomers to Canada
Application Call for information
Languages French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-626-6299
E-Mail cifs@cifs.ca
Website www.cifs.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Gouled Hassan, President
Located In Community Sudbury
Address Sudbury, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Contact interculturel francophone de Sudbury 
2 Cognac Court 
Sudbury, ON P3E 6L4
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada