How will you (new immigrant) benefit from attending our Language Training Program?
When attending or program, you will develop and improve your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Based on your knowledge of English, you will be enrolled in a full-time language class from Literacy to Level 7.
Are language classes free?
Yes. The classes are free of charge for eligible clients.
Who is eligible to attend LINC classes?
- Permanent Residents of Canada who are not Canadian citizens
- Convention Refugees
- Persons in Canada applying to become a permanent resident, and who have been informed by a letter from Citizenship and Immigration Canada about the initial approval of application, subject to completion of background check
- Adults (18 years of age or older) who have their English tested at one of the local YMCA Language Assessment and Referral Centres in Toronto
When can I start?
You can start any day. We have an ongoing intake. Please contact us (link to)
Language Training offers newcomers English language training, covering four areas: listening, speaking, reading and writing.
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We can assist clients with booking language assessment appointments at any YMCA Language Assessment and Referral Centre.
Language Training information is available at LEF (416) 769-0830
Call the YMCA Language Assessment and Referral Centre directly at 416-925-5462 to book an assessment appointment
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