Is a non-profit organization.  Funded by the government Founded in 1984.
Our Mission <ul><li>Changing Together helps immigrant women and their families overcome personal and systemic barriers tha...
Engage . We offer  English as Second Language classes and other services
Volunteer Work Experience Program <ul><li>Offers women opportunities to acquire Canadian employment work experience, mento...
<ul><li>Changing Together also offers workshops on a variety of topics related to life in Canada, a Seniors Program and tr...
Encourage. <ul><li>Family Services Unit </li></ul><ul><li>Is a critical part of Changing Together, offering outreach in th...
Empower . <ul><li>Making Changes Program </li></ul><ul><li>Is an essential service, equipping our clients with pre-employm...
We are here for you. <ul><li>Contact Us. </li></ul><ul><li>Changing Together:  A Centre for Immigrant Women </li></ul><ul>...
Did you know? <ul><li>As of 2009, 143,335 immigrants call Edmonton home </li></ul><ul><li>52 percent of these immigrants a...
Changing Together:    A  Centre for Immigrant Women Is the only organization in Edmonton that focuses exclusively on the n...
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  1. 1. Is a non-profit organization. Funded by the government Founded in 1984.
  2. 2. Our Mission <ul><li>Changing Together helps immigrant women and their families overcome personal and systemic barriers that keep them from participating fully in Canadian society . </li></ul>
  3. 3. Engage . We offer English as Second Language classes and other services
  4. 4. Volunteer Work Experience Program <ul><li>Offers women opportunities to acquire Canadian employment work experience, mentored by immigrant women who are gainfully employed . </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Changing Together also offers workshops on a variety of topics related to life in Canada, a Seniors Program and translation and referral services. </li></ul><ul><li>We are actively engaged in research on emerging issues for immigrant women and the greater community, including Human trafficking, Modern Day Foreign Brides, Single Immigrant Mother, and Immigrant women as Volunteers. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Encourage. <ul><li>Family Services Unit </li></ul><ul><li>Is a critical part of Changing Together, offering outreach in the areas of finance, employment, housing, health matters, and domestic violence. </li></ul><ul><li>Childcare </li></ul><ul><li>Is provided at the Centre while immigrant women drop in or participate in any of our programs. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Empower . <ul><li>Making Changes Program </li></ul><ul><li>Is an essential service, equipping our clients with pre-employment training, job search support and confidence necessary to enter the job market. </li></ul>
  8. 8. We are here for you. <ul><li>Contact Us. </li></ul><ul><li>Changing Together: A Centre for Immigrant Women </li></ul><ul><li>3 rd Floor, 10010-105 Street </li></ul><ul><li>Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1C4 </li></ul><ul><li>Tel: 780-421-0175 </li></ul><ul><li>E-Mail: [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Website: www.changingtogether.com </li></ul>
  9. 9. Did you know? <ul><li>As of 2009, 143,335 immigrants call Edmonton home </li></ul><ul><li>52 percent of these immigrants are female. </li></ul><ul><li>1 in 10 immigrant women in Canada is a victim of violence. </li></ul><ul><li>Immigrant and refugee women often stay in abusive relationships because of isolation, few economic resources, a lack of employment or underemployment and language barriers. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Changing Together: A Centre for Immigrant Women Is the only organization in Edmonton that focuses exclusively on the needs off all immigrant women.
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