Granville Service Centre
The Granville Service Centre is primarily a settlement service centre with strong cultural competence for Mandarin-speaking clients in the south Vancouver area. We also serve newcomers from diverse cultural backgrounds. We deliver settlement programs to help new immigrants overcome cultural and language barriers and gain knowledge and resources necessary to adapt to the Canadian way of life.
Programs and Services
Information and Support Service
Services provided in English, Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean and Punjabi.
English Language Services for Adults (ELSA)
Provide various levels of English Language Training for adults to enable quick integration into the Canadian society.
Providing employment resources and referring clients to employment services centers in their catchment area.
Support Group Program (Development of mutual support groups to enhance community participation)
Chinese Family Association – Mandarin group
Public Education Workshops and Newcomers’ Activities
Citizenship Program & Permanent Resident Card Services
Interpretation and Translation Services
Legal Referral Programs