Contact Information
Office Phone 519-432-1133
Fax 519-660-6168
Primary Contact Rifat Hussain, OSN Manager; Phone: 519-432-1133 ext 232; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Assistance for new immigrants or refugees to settle, adapt and integrate into London

Includes orientation, referral, interpretation, language assessment, settlement counselling, workshops/speakers and multicultural/community development * assists with directing to family doctors

Client Support Services - Partners in Caring - Supports for Government-Assisted Refugees (GARs) to address medical, emotional, and social needs * case management services * on-site medical examination clinic

Newcomer Settlement Program - Newcomer information and referral services

Resettlement Assistance Program (RAP) - Provides temporary accommodations at Jeremiah's House Reception Centre with meals and 24-hour supervision for up to 15 days including orientation and training on household facilities and fire evacuation plans * needs assessment, including emergency needs * life skills support including orientation in clients' language on variety of topics, such as federal and provincial programs and services, health care issues, managing money, education system, family life, employment referrals to community services * assistance with searching for, viewing, selecting, and moving into permanent accommodations

Settlement Workers in Schools Program (SWIS) - Settlement workers in schools work with newcomer parents and their children to adapt to the Canadian educational system * provides newcomers and their families with information and referral on settlement needs, learning English, job seeking, housing, adult education
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Closed every third Fri afternoon of each month
Areas Served London
Boundaries London and area
Eligibility Immigrants and new Canadians
Application Call or drop in * reception will put visitors in contact with the next available settlement counsellor or intake worker
Languages English ; Many other languages
Fees Free
Agency Information
Established 1968
Primary Executive Valerian Marochko, Executive Director; Email:
Funding Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada ; Private ; Provincial - Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration
Site Information
Site Location London (Central)
Located In Community London
Address & Map
505 Dundas St E
London, ON N6B 1W4
Intersection Adelaide St N and Dundas St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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