MCAF Settlement Services

MCAF Newcomer Programs offer a wide variety of services to welcome and support newcomers as they settle in Fredericton.

Settlement Services include:

  • Language Training and tutors
  • Information and orientation sessions and referrals to:
    • Housing
    • Banking and Financial Services in Canada
    • Emergency Services
    • Rights and Responsibilities
    • Canadian cultural norms
    • Federal, Provincial and Municipal government programs and services including:
      • NB Education System
      • NB Health Care System
      • Policing in Canada
  • Employment, Education and Bridging Programs:
    • Employment Preparation
    • Foreign Qualification Recognition Pathways
    • Professional Mentorship
    • Atlantic Immigrant Career Loan Fund
    • First Aid & CPR Classes
    • Food Safety Certification
    • Cultural Competency Training
    • Workplace Essential Skills Training
    • Portfolio Development
    • Immigrant Catering Group
    • Training Kitchen
  • Health Support Services
  • Children & Youth Programs
  • Settlement Workers in Schools
  • Program Liaison Francophone
  • Groups:
    • Men’s,
    • Women’s
    • Senior’s
  • Parenting Classes
  • Sewing Classes
  • Computer Learning Centre
  • Income Tax Clinics
  • Trainings, workshops and information sessions
  • Cultural Brokers
  • Community Connections activities:
    • First Fredericton Friends
    • Tutors
    • Event Volunteers
  • Multicultural Shared Space
  • Support services for eligible newcomers such as:
    • Interpretation 
    • Transportation
    • Care for Newcomer Children (CNC)
    • After School Program
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