Free, confidential in-home or onsite counselling and support

Parent Outreach offers FREE confidential in-home or onsite support and counselling. This program is available to families with children up to the age of 14. The Parent Outreach Counsellor works collaboratively with families to develop a parenting plan through education, learning resources, community resources and referral information.

Sign up online at Langley Community Services Parent Outreach online form or call 604-533-7920 EXT 1310

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Funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Skills Link program

Program Highlights
16-week Program includes:

    6 weeks in class (paid while in class)
    10 weeks at the job
    Paid training
    Completion bonus
    Short term certification
    Work Experience
    Travel Assistance

For more information:

Johnson Varghese, Youth Employment Counsellor,
☎ 604 -534 -7921 ext. 1208 Email: Jvarghese@lcss.ca

Melvin Magno, Job Placement Facilitator,
☎ 604 -534 -7921 ext. 1407 Email: Mmagno@lcss.ca

Eligibility:
• A member of a visible or ethnic minority group
• A refugee and youth with disabilities
• An immigrant or Canadian citizen not born in Canada
• Clients between the ages of 15-30 years old
• Out of school and unemployed and not on EI
• Able to commit to the entire program

SKILLS TO SUCCESS YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
Information Session and Registration Starts till Class is full:
Date: October 1, 2018 until October 18, 2018 at 10:00 am
Venue: 5339 – 207th Street, Langley, BC, V3A 2E6 To register for Info session: Call 604-534-7921
Program Starts on October 22, 2018

Langley Community Services Settlement Services is excited to announce a new SKILLS TO SUCCESS YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM session.
The information Session is July 2, 2018 until July 27, 2018 at 10:00 am at 10:00 am at Langley Community Services 5339 – 207th Street, Langley.

To register for the Info session: Call 604-534-7921

This 6-week program includes:

6 weeks in class (paid while in class)
10 weeks at the job
Paid training
Completion bonus
Short term certification
Work Experience
Travel Assistance

To be eligible for this Youth Employment Program you must meet this criteria:

  • A member of a visible or ethnic minority group
    • A refugee and youth with disabilities
    • An immigrant or Canadian citizen not born in Canada
    • Clients between the ages of 15-30 years old
    • Out of school and unemployed and not on EI
    • Able to commit to entire program

For more information call:
Johnson Varghese, Youth Employment Counsellor,
604 -534 -7921 ext. 1208, Email: Jvarghese@lcss.ca

Or call:
Melvin Magno, Job Placement Facilitator,
604 -534 -7921 ext. 1407, Email: Mmagno@lcss.ca

This program is funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Skills Link program.

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Support for Children Affected by a Family  Member’s Mental Health Issues

“Kids in Control,”

offers education and support to children between the ages of 8-13 years who have been affected by a parent/family
member’s mental health issues, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar  disorder, and schizophrenia.

This group provides knowledge about mental health challenges in a safe,
accepting environment where kids can connect with others who have
similar experience.
❖ 8 sessions, meeting once a week for 1 ½ hours
❖ Arts, crafts, and interactive learning opportunities
❖ Next Group begins April 11-May 30, 2018 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
❖ Accepts ongoing referrals

Register Soon!
If you would like more information or to register, please contact
Paula Goulden at Langley Community Services
604-533-7920, ext.1307 or Amanda Smithson at ext. 1320.

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Join us March 19th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Langley Community Services Society 5339 207th Street, Langley to have a say in about the Province’s Poverty Reduction Strategy.

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The first session of Langley Community Services Skills to Success youth employment program wrapped up and a second has started.

LANGLEY CITY, BC, February 6, 2018 – The Skills to Success Program that is implemented by Langley Community Services Society (LCSS), located at 5339 207th Street, Langley will have its graduation on Friday, February 16 at 12:00 PM.

The graduation will be graced by a member of the parliament, Mr. John Aldag, who will be handing out the certificate to commemorate the first milestone of the said program. The Skills to Success program started in October 2017 and will end on March 2020 hoping to help 95 participants in total.

The initial group consisting of 7 participants were in the 16-week program that include 6 weeks in class and 10 weeks at the job. The participants who were new immigrants started out as unemployed with some employment barriers but are now enjoying working on their current jobs.

Skills to Success is the first youth employment program of its kind in Langley. It is designed to assist youth into the labour market in BC. The program is funded by the Government of Canada’s Skills Link program with the objective to help youth overcome barriers to employment; to help youth develop a broad range of skills and knowledge to participate in the current and future labour market; and to promote education and skills as being key to labour market participation.

Currently, the second group consisting of 13 participants just started the program and are looking forward to landing a job soon. With the first group of participants working and the second group in class, interests amongst the youth sector has been spreading in both the City and the Township of Langley. Interested participants for the Skills to Success program are encouraged to connect with LCSS regarding their eligibility for the program.

Eligibility criteria for the program are:

Clients between the ages of 15-30 years old

Canadian citizen (not born in Canada), permanent resident, confirmed refugee status, or youth with disability

Legally entitled to work in Canada

Not in receipt of Employment Insurance (EI) benefits

A member of the visible or ethnic minority

Out of school and unemployed

Contact: Mary Tanielian, Manager of Settlement & Integration Services

Phone: (604) 533-7989 Ext: 1206

Fax: (604) 534-9884

Email: mtanielian@lcss.ca
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Join us for the the community information sessions on the last Monday of every month from 3:00 to 4:00pm in the Marion Wells Building at Langley Community Services Society,  5339 207 St.

For more details call: 604-534-7230 ext 1108

Substance Use Education

The Circle of Security with Jill Viens, BA. Presented by Langley Community Services Society
Location: 5339 207 Street Langley, BC Main Building
Dates: Mondays from February 19- March 26, 2018
Times: 6:30-8:00 pm Cost: Free!
Childminding available
Who can participate: Open to parents and caregivers of children birth to 18 living in Langley

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