Immigrants Working Centre
Settlement Support, Downtown Hamilton Location

During COVID-19 all Immigrants Working Centre services and programs are being offered virtually or over the phone. More details about specific programs can be found on the website.

Provides support for immigrant and refugee families, as they adjust to life in Hamilton. Services are available for men and women. Childminding (Care for Newcomer Children) is available for parents accessing our services.

Services include:

Finding a place to live.

Learning English.

Finding employment.

Assistance with various forms and applications.

One-on-one verbal cultural interpretation and translation for clients.

Support in dealing with family issues.

Referrals for housing, healthcare, education, community services and bridging program.

Also offers:

Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)

Settlement Counselling

Job Search Workshops

Leadership Programs

Community Connections

Basic computer classes

Citizenship Test Preparation

G1 driving test preparation

Programs also available at these locations :

Downtown East Location

Hamilton Mountain Location

Hamilton East Location

Head Office
8 Main St E Ste 101
Hamilton, ON
L8N 1E8
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Phone: 905-529-5209 ext 227


Age 18 years and older; Immigrants and refugees


Contact for information




Fully Accessible


English; Spanish; Polish; Arabic; Urdu; Filipino (Tagalog & Ilocano); Croatian; Serbian; Swahili; Russian; Bosnian; German; Hindi; Bengali; Punjabi; Kurdish; Karen

Primary Contact Person

Alinamaria Rodriguez,

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit;Registered Charity