Welcome Centre for Newcomer Families

Located at the District School Board of Niagara 191 Carlton St. St.Catharines

All families new to Ontario or Canada are asked to come to the Welcome Centre before registering children in schools.

Here you will receive:

          Multilingual information on DSBN schools and services

          Support in making decisions about your child’s educational future

          Assistance completing the registration process so your child can start school

          A language assessment by an ESL Teacher as needed

          Settlement counseling


Information by: Literacy and Language; community education services – district school board of Niagara 905-687-7000 

call Brandie Lancione for an appointment: 905-641-1550 X 54152