The YMCA provides immigrant youth, children and their families with a variety of program and outreach services. Our approach is to deliver community based support in a Centre that is inclusive and welcoming, as well as to provide onsite services for students at several partner schools.
YMCA Immigrant Programs helps immigrants to Canada settle into their new homes in the Halifax Regional Municipality, and supports the mainstream population in understanding the issues and barriers newcomers face while adjusting and adapting to a new language, culture, climate and community, all while maintaining their own. With funding from Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) and Nova Scotia Office of Immigration (NSOI), our YMCA offers several programs.
Volunteering at the YMCA Centre for Immigrant Programs
- To download our Volunteer Application Form (PDF) click here.
- To download our Volunteer Orientation Information (PDF) click here.
- For information about volunteering at the YMCA Centre for Immigrant Programs please contact Volunteer Coordinator, Tim Keenan at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 902-457-9622 x 221.
We are not recruiting new volunteers at this time. Thank you for your interest!
Take a quick look at all programs offered at our YMCA Centre for Immigrant Programs by viewing our online brochure.
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Ph: (902) 457-9622
Fax: (902) 457-0386
65 Main Avenue,
Halifax, NS, B3M 1A4
Hours of Operation
Mon - Fri
9:00 am - 4:00 pm