*DUE TO COVID-19, OUR OFFICE IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 

We still offer services over the phone and online:

1. Educational counselling. Please call 780-424-3545 or email LARCC@cssalberta.ca to book an appointment.

2. Information sessions. Please visit our Events page for more info and registration.

For COVID-19 resources and any LARCC updates, please check our home page  

 

Language Assessment, Referral, & Counselling Centre

 

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4/6/2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Citizenship Preparation Group - CANCELLED AS EPL IS CLOSED

Prepare for your citizenship test with us for free! 

Location: Edmonton Public Library - Sprucewood Branch, 11555 95 Street NW 

Dates: Mondays -- March 16th (6pm to 8pm), March 23rd (7pm to 8:30pm), March 30th (6pm to 8pm) , April 6th (7pm to 8:30pm)

Time: Varies, see above 

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4/8/2020 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

City Hiking Group - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Get a chance to hike through the River Valley with Catholic Social Services and the Alpine Club of Canada (ACC).  There will be volunteers from ACC who determine the route of the hike and will show you River Valley. 

Happens the second Wednesday of every month. 

Location: Meet at Catholic Social Services - Immigration and Settlement before hikes (8212 118 Ave)

Time: 4:30 PM  7:00 PM 

 

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4/10/2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tea Connection for Women - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Join fellow immigrant women for a program to discuss resources and opportunities available within Edmonton.

Location: Meadows Rec Centre - 2704 17 Street NW (TMCL Room) 

Every Friday

Time: 10 AM to 12 PM

Contact Raminder Dhindsa for more information - 780-391-3204 | Raminder.dhindsa@cssalberta.ca

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4/14/2020 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Canadian Language Benchmarks Language Assessment Info Session - CANCELLED

When: Tues, April 14, 2020

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm - CANCELLED 

Where: Catholic Social Services, 8212 - 118 Ave - ROOM 127

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4/15/2020 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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CSS Men's Group - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

The Catholic Social Services(CSS) Men's Group is a place for men to: 

  • Speak their mind
  • share their experiences 
  • Gain valuable knowledge about Canadian life 

Time: 3rd Wed of every month, 4 - 6 pm MARCH 18 - CANCELLED 

 

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4/16/2020 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parenting in 2 Cultures + Parenting Teenagers in Canada (Downtown) - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Come and join the conversation about being a parent in Canada. Meet other parents and find different ways to support your kids and/or teenagers. 

FREE PROGRAM

Ongoing Sessions with Interpretation to Multiple Languages. Note that sessions do take place on holidays. 

Every Thursday. Starting on Jan 23, 2020 

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM 

Location: Multicultural Health Brokers (9538 107 Ave)

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4/22/2020 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

CSS Immigrant Women's Group - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Make new friends, learn new skills, share your experiences with other women. 

Dates: Every 4th Wednesdays of the month  - MARCH 25- CANCELLED 

Time: 4 -6 pm 

Location: Catholic Social Services, 8212 118 Ave 

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4/23/2020 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parenting in 2 Cultures + Parenting Teenagers in Canada (Downtown) - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Come and join the conversation about being a parent in Canada. Meet other parents and find different ways to support your kids and/or teenagers. 

FREE PROGRAM

Ongoing Sessions with Interpretation to Multiple Languages. Note that sessions do take place on holidays. 

Every Thursday. Starting on Jan 23, 2020 

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM 

Location: Multicultural Health Brokers (9538 107 Ave)

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4/30/2020 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parenting in 2 Cultures + Parenting Teenagers in Canada (Downtown) - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Come and join the conversation about being a parent in Canada. Meet other parents and find different ways to support your kids and/or teenagers. 

FREE PROGRAM

Ongoing Sessions with Interpretation to Multiple Languages. Note that sessions do take place on holidays. 

Every Thursday. Starting on Jan 23, 2020 

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM 

Location: Multicultural Health Brokers (9538 107 Ave)

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5/1/2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tea Connection for Women - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Join fellow immigrant women for a program to discuss resources and opportunities available within Edmonton.

Location: Meadows Rec Centre - 2704 17 Street NW (TMCL Room) 

Every Friday

Time: 10 AM to 12 PM

Contact Raminder Dhindsa for more information - 780-391-3204 | Raminder.dhindsa@cssalberta.ca

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5/7/2020 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parenting in 2 Cultures + Parenting Teenagers in Canada (Downtown) - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Come and join the conversation about being a parent in Canada. Meet other parents and find different ways to support your kids and/or teenagers. 

FREE PROGRAM

Ongoing Sessions with Interpretation to Multiple Languages. Note that sessions do take place on holidays. 

Every Thursday. Starting on Jan 23, 2020 

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM 

Location: Multicultural Health Brokers (9538 107 Ave)

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5/8/2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tea Connection for Women - PAUSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Join fellow immigrant women for a program to discuss resources and opportunities available within Edmonton.

Location: Meadows Rec Centre - 2704 17 Street NW (TMCL Room) 

Every Friday

Time: 10 AM to 12 PM

Contact Raminder Dhindsa for more information - 780-391-3204 | Raminder.dhindsa@cssalberta.ca

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                        Edmonton Catholic Schools

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                        Foothills School Division

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                       Northwest Francophone Education Region 

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