Altered Minds Inc.
About Altered Minds Inc.
Altered Minds Inc. (AMI) provides free programs and services for newcomers to Manitoba.
Products & Services
Settlement Online Pre-Arrival (SOPA): Personalized immigration and employment supports for immigrants and refugees preparing to come to Canada, and for one month after arrival. Eligibility/Cost: Individuals in the process of immigrating to Canada. Free.
Computers for Life (C4L): Basic computer training for newcomers with limited English proficiency. Participants receive a free computer after completing the 4-week course. Eligibility/cost: Open to all. Free. Interpreters and childminding may be provided.
C4L is a 2-level computer class for beginners. It teaches basic computer skills, such as typing, sending emails, searching info on the Internet, making video calls and more. Each level lasts 4 weeks with classes 2 or 3 times a week. After completing 4 weeks, participants receive a free desktop computer to take home. Anyone except visitors to Canada can participate.