Our Services For Clients Include:
The Accreditation and Evaluation service is one of LASSA’s services established to provide information, referral on evaluation and accreditation on foreign education; inform, facilitate and ease the foreign educated clients’ access to the Canadian labour market. This service is designed to address the specific needs identified by the individual newcomers, agencies, corporations, schools and other educational institutions over-viewing the types of documentation, with considerations to further education that are often required by community organizations and placement agencies and by officials working in the human resource area.
The Foreign Credentials Specialist can help you if you are looking to study and upgrade your education or work in Canada.
Our Intake Process includes:
For further information and to book an appointment with our Credential Assessment Team please contact:
|Sid Samaha||Foreign Credentials Recognition Officerfirstname.lastname@example.org||ext. 223|
|Maral Boudakian||Foreign Credentials Recognition Officeremail@example.com||ext. 225|
|Dounia Rizk||FCR Program Delivery Supportfirstname.lastname@example.org||ext. 228|
Our settlement counsellors can help you with:
We currently provide these services in Arabic, English and French. However, if you require assistance in any other language, we can provide you with the community resources you need.
For further information and to book an appointment with one of our Settlement Counselors, please contact (613)236-0003 or (613)236-3111
|Rita Attieh||Settlement Counsellor with focus on Citizenship Developmentemail@example.com||ext. 226|
|Naim Assemani||Crisis & Settlement Counsellorfirstname.lastname@example.org||ext. 224|
|Leila Imeish||NSP Social Service Workeremail@example.com||ext. 227|
|Nassiba Khelifi||Settlement Counsellorfirstname.lastname@example.org||ext. 245|
Since employment and families financial stability is a main component for building strong and healthy communities, LASSA is currently providing the employment search support amongst our various services. The employment service is available under the Job Search Workshop Program JSW. The JSW is funded by IRCC and is delivered in collaboration with Local Agencies Serving Immigrants LASI partnership.
The service consists of two main components:
In the JSW the client gets an opportunity to research the local labor market to enable them to assess their qualifications and build a progressive individualized action plan that suits their employment and professional development goals.
The topics covered include:
For further information and to book an appointment with our JSW Facilitator please contact:
Samia Ben Salah
(613) 236-0003 or (613) 236-3111 ext. 229
The counselling service has been established to support Syrian Refugees encountering difficulties with their resettlement and is available in English, French and Arabic. Long distance clients are welcome to access online counselling through Skype.
With support from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), LASSA will attempt to devise mitigating strategies to assist those who have experienced forced departure and its effects; the service aims to help all eligible refugees suffering from emotional and stress disorders as well those facing adaptation and family issues to process and adopt better coping and management strategies.
Crisis Counselling Service objectives
For further information and to book an appointment with our Crisis Counsellor please contact:
(613) 236-0003 or (613) 236-3111 ext. 224