Crisis Intervention Services assist immigrants who may require short-term crisis supports following arrival. A Settlement Social Worker will provide support to immigrants who are at risk of, or facing:
- Family violence
- Relationship/family breakdown, separation, or divorce
- Serious chronic and/or terminal illness
- Mental health issues
- Financial issues
- Legal issues
The ANC’s Settlement Social Workers work closely with health and mental health service providers to support immigrants in navigating emerging crisis situations.