Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-725-8360
Fax 705-725-8359
Website www.thelearningcentres.com/newcomer/newcomer-welcome-centre
Social Media Facebook
Site Location In Bayfield Mall, up the hall past Centra Foodmarket
Located In Community Barrie
Address Bayfield Mall
320 Bayfield St, Unit 68
Barrie, ON L4M 3C1
 
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Intersection Bayfield St and Ferris Lane
Contact Information
Primary Contact Tatiana Khrystynko, Coordinator, Newcomer Welcome Centre; Email: tkhrystynko@scdsb.on.ca
Alternate Contact Gerry Anderson, Office Assistant; Phone: 705-725-8360 ext 45151; Email: ganderson@scdsb.on.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response 
Learning Centre closed to in-person service 
* call 705-725-8360 for non-urgent support and information, voice messages are checked daily 
* for urgent support contact Gerry Anderson by phone at 705-725-8360 Ext 45151, ganderson@scdsb.on.ca or Tatiana Khrystynko, tkhrystynko@scdsb.on.ca 
 
Regular Service 
Welcomes and register students who are new to Canada and Ontario * place to access information and ensure a streamlined admission process for students and their families * services provided include reviewing required documentation, administering English proficiency and mathematics assessments, providing access to translators and other support agencies, presenting an orientation to the Ontario public school system, linking to community services, networks and continuing education, Adult Non-Credit English Classes and facilitating integration into Canadian society
Hours COVID-19 Response 
Learning Centre closed to in-person service 
* call 705-725-8360 for non-urgent support and information, voice messages are checked daily 
 
Regular Hours 
Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Permanent residents, refugees, and holders of work permits, student visas, diplomatic status, and Ministers' permits
Application Appointment preferred, call ahead
Languages English ; Russian - Reception, Interpretation ; Ukrainian - Reception, Interpretation
Fees None
Other Details
Established 2006
Physical Access Fully Accessible
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