The Dixon Community Services is a not-for-profit community-
based organization that provides crucial settlement services
to recent immigrants in the Dixon corridor.DCS’s core
value is rooted in the empowerment of recent immigrants and
refugees so that these communities can become self-sustaining
and confident in their new environment.
The basic aim of
our programs is to provide needy immigrants with many of the essential
services they require while also availing them of an opportunity to
gain access to education and marketable skills, in an environment
where they will be served with respect and dignity.
The specific objectives of the organization are:
-To act as a referral service and refer clients to appropriate
avenues where their problems could be resolved in the areas of
immigration, legal Aid, Medical advise, Children’s Aid.
-To assist families in nutrition education and other preventative
public health issues.
-To mentor the youth and steer them away from delinquency, drugs
and crime by creating after school programs and recreational projects.
-To educate the community about the seriousness of domestic abuse
and it’s implications, by conducting periodic workshops,
printing leaflets and also bringing in outside expertise.
-To assist the community in skills and language training.