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Contact Information
Office Phone 506-634-4860
Fax 506-634-0783
E-Mail newcomerconnections@saintjohny.com
Website www.ymcanewcomers.com
Primary Contact Rosa Sanchez, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 506-634-4860
Alternate Contact Jill Keliher, Managing Director; Phone: 506-646-2389
Volunteer Coordinator William Tarr, Community Volunteer Liaison; Phone: 506-646-2388
Mailing Address c/o YMCA of Greater Saint John 
191 Churchill Blvd 
Saint John, NB E2K 3E2
Description & Services
Cross Reference Saint John YMCA ; YMCA
Description of service(s) An educational program designed to give Newcomers to Canada basic language training and provide overall cultural orientation... 
 
LINC classes are offered in several levels, starting with beginners at Pre-LINC, moving up to LINC level 8. The levels are set up to teach some language skills which can help the student to: communicate more effectively with teachers, doctors, hospital workers, merchants, etc. and to enable participants to be more self-sufficient in their community. 
 
LINC Assessments are done on-site at the 'Y'. Please call 634-4860 
 
Immigrant Settlement & Employment Programs: 
We provide several services to landed immigrants, including . These include counselling, 
referrals to local health, government and legal resources, employment related services and emotional support. Assistance with the educational system is also offered.
Hours 8:30 am -4:30 pm, Monday -Friday
Dates Program is Offered The LINC program is a continuous intake program. Newcomers can start at any time.
Areas Served Grand Bay - Westfield ; Quispamsis ; Rothesay ; Saint John
Eligibility Ages: 100 year(s) and under 
 
Minimum 18 years for the LINC program; no age limit for other Newcomer Connections programs.
Languages English ; French - Settlement Services only ; Mandarin - Settlement Services only
Fees None
Location information
Located In Community North End (Saint John)
Address & Map
191 Churchill Blvd
Saint John, NB E2K 3E2
 
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Accessibility Unknown
Other Details
Service Level (51) Registered Charity ; (80) United Way

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