Bilingual Service Centre – Red River Region

427 Sabourin Street (map)Red River Region
St-Pierre-Jolys, MB
R0A 1V0

Contact the Centre

Business hours for this Centre:
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Monday to Friday

handicap access

Services offered at this Centre :
Government of Canada
Government of Manitoba
Community Employment and Resource Centre
Réseau communautaire
Public access computers

Government of CanadaGovernment of Canada

Service Canada

Service Canada is the place where Canadians go to - whether online, by phone or in person - to access the programs, services, and benefits they need from the Government of Canada and its many partners.

You can access a variety of services through Service Canada, including:

  • Employment Insurance
  • Canada Pension Plan
  • Old Age Security Programs
  • Social Insurance Number
  • Passports
  • Apprenticeship Incentive Grants
  • Wage Earner Protection Program
  • Employer Contact Centre

For a complete list of services visit www.servicecanada.gc.ca

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Government of Manitoba Government of Manitoba

An Information Agent offers a variety of front-line and referral services. Examples of these services include:

  • Business start up information (Obtaining a business name, permits and licenses and free seminars, etc.)
  • Retail Sales Tax information and applications
  • Access to business support services such as coaching/mentorship and free professional consultations
  • Employment Standards information
  • Workplace Health and Safety Information
  • Immigration program information and settlement services for newcomers
  • Free Commissioner for Oaths service
  • Tenant and landlord information and forms
  • Information on home repair programs for low income earners
  • Information and applications for rental assistance to low income seniors, families and persons with disabilities
  • Manitoba Health Card - registration/name change/lost cards
  • Manitoba birth, marriage and death certificate, change of name and/or name correction applications
  • Manitoba Tourism information
  • Information and referral service to all other provincial government departments

Children and Youth Opportunities
A representative from Regional Services is available at the Centre. Please call
1-800-665-6107 to set-up an appointment.

Family Services
The following divisions have staff assigned to the Red River Region Centre:

  • Child and Family Services
  • Manitoba Early Learning and Child Care
  • Children’s disABILITY Services
  • Employment and Income Assistance
  • Community Living disABILITY Services

Housing and Community Development - Manitoba Housing
A property Manager for Property Services works at the Centre, however an appointment is recommended. Please call 1-204-433-2578.

Jobs and the Economy
A representative from Training and Employment Services is available every Wednesday, by appointment, at the Centre.

Justice
A generalist from Justice Manitoba works at the Centre on an itinerant basis. The Centre is also host to a circuit court every fourth Tuesday.

Manitoba Public Insurance
Driver Vehicle and Licensing conducts testing of drivers two Fridays per month at the Centre. An appointment is required through Manitoba Public Insurance. Visit the website for more details.

Manitoba Youth Job Centre
During the summer, the Centre is host to the Manitoba Youth Job Centre. This Centre connects students looking for summer jobs with employers wanting to fill part-time or seasonal positions.

General Information – Government of Manitoba
We also have general information from the Government of Manitoba: everything from Travel Manitoba tourist information, career possibilities within the government, training and information sessions, to pamphlets and forms from various provincial government departments. The Information Agent or the Receptionist can help you find this information.

To find out more on programs and services offered by the Government of Manitoba, visit www.gov.mb.ca or contact us.

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Community Employment and Resource Centre (CERC) Community Employment and Resource Centre

Our bilingual employment centre offers direction, assistance and opportunities to the residents of Southeastern Manitoba to access the skills and resources necessary to achieve meaningful employment and success within the workforce.

We offer the following services for job seekers:

  • Employment needs assessment
  • Referral to Employment and Training Services consultant as required
  • Resume, cover letters, interviewing tips and job search assistance
  • Local employment opportunities
  • Information and referrals to employment and training services, agencies and government programs
  • Labour market information
  • Internet and links
  • Tools to help you choose a career
  • Bilingual employment related resources
  • Workshops

We offer the following services to employers:

  • Free job postings
  • Information on government programs
  • Labour market information
  • Assistance in matching suitable workers with employment vacancies
  • Internet for business-related purposes
  • Various government forms/applications
  • Workshops

To find out more on programs and services offered by CERC, please visit CERC’s Website or contact us .

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Réseau communautaire (RC)RĂ©seau communautaire

Since 1993, the Réseau communautaire has helped bring into being projects that promote the French language and culture in nearly 30 Francophone communities.

The Réseau communautaire agent is your best source for regional information. He can provide invaluable assistance in the following areas:

  • Community Project Planning
  • Team Building and Meeting Organisation
  • Locating funding
  • Preparing grant applications
  • Liaison to help create partnerships

To find out more on programs and services offered by the Réseau communautaire, visit www.sfm-mb.ca/RC.htm or contact us .

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Public Access Computers

Public access computers are provided on site.  Public access computers can be used to surf the Internet, create documents like résumés, check emails, etc.

(Please also see our Policy for public access computer use.)