Any client interested in LINC classes, must first have a Language Assessment done at the YMCA Newcomer Services. YMCA Newcomer Services, 10 Elm Street, Suite 133 Rainbow Mall, Sudbury, Ontario, P3C 5N3, Telephone: 705-674-2324
To be eligible for classes the client must provide original immigration documents issued by Citizenship and Immigration Canada prior to the assessment.
These documents include:
- Permanent Resident documents
- Convention Refugee or Government Assisted Refugee documents
The assessor will evaluate client's language skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. The assessor will refer client to the appropriate LINC classes or other local programs based on the results of the language assessment.
The assessment takes approximately 2 to 3 hours to complete.
A referral to the LINC Home Study Program may be available if the client is unable to attend regular LINC classes.