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Africans' League of Canada - Ligue des Africains du Canada - Africans' League of Canada

Record #: 68978851 |  Last Full Update: 8 Mar 2022

Description and Services
Description (Service) Community services, including:

Intake for the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP):
  • qualifications for reduction on electricity costs
Immigration services:
  • establishment services
  • counseling and assistance in immigration procedures
  • application for various visas, for permanent residency, work permit, citizenship, sponsorship, etc.
Commissioners for Oaths available to validate
  • oaths
  • affirmations
  • affidavits
Legal services:
  • information and advice on immigrant and refugee rights
  • guidance on judicial procedures
  • defense of rights on various issues
Medical services:
  • in-home doctor visits
  • nursing and medical services at home
Social services:
  • daycare services
  • job search assistance
  • job placement and internship
  • support for creating and starting a business
  • support for training and studies
  • counselling services
  • rehabilitation and monitoring of probation for minors
  • radicalization prevention
  • housing support services
  • social activities
  • interpretation and document translation
  • language instruction
  • placement assistance for volunteering in Africa and Canada
  • financial and administrative assistance for funerary services
  • maintenance of a directory for professionals and business men in Canada
Services to seniors:
  • home visits
  • transportation and accompaniment
  • physical activity
  • meditation and relaxation sessions
  • foot care
  • social outings
Services for individuals with a disability:
  • social housing management
  • budget management
  • employment support
  • family support
  • financial and administrative support
Hours Mon, Wed, Fri 10 am-4 pm
  • Membership requirements : individuals 18 years and older who are from Africa, of African descent, identifies as African and sympathizers living in Canada
  • Services also available to all residents of Canada from other communities (citizen, permanent resident, refugee, international student, visitor)
  • Residency Requirements: Canada. Services also available overseas
Languages Arabic, English, French, Somali
Application Membership required
Location & Accessibility
Service Area Ottawa

2141 Thurston Dr
Suite 104
Ottawa, ON K1G 6C9

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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office 613-801-3550
Toll Free 1-877-820-1516
Fax 613-519-0287
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