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Rexdale Women's Centre

Employment Services for Women


Description
COVID-19 -- all group activities cancelled at all locations * services provided over the telephone, via email and/or Skype




Employment Services for Women

Employment and career counselling * assistance with resume building, job search and interview preparation, access to job fairs, literacy and numeracy skills building, information and referral to other employment related services in the community * English language classes, training, apprenticeship and volunteer opportunities * employment support groups



Women's Employment Centre and Visible Minority Women Employment Support Services * help establishing connections and support needed to enter the labour market * pre-employment counselling * help to address barriers to employment * employment and career exploration * referrals and information on, and opportunities for, occupational essentials skills trainings, networking, internships, mentorships, work placements, etc. * preparation help for the credential assessment process, resumes and cover letters, job interview preparation, support during the job search
Eligibility
Open to all * focus on newcomer and refugee women

Residency Requirements: Greater Toronto Area
Application Process
Call for appointment, or drop in
Phone
416-745-0062
Fax
416-745-3995
Website
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Email
admin@rexdalewomen.org
Mailing Address
925 Albion Rd
Rm 309
Toronto, ON, M9V 1A6
Canada
Languages
Arabic; Assyrian; Bosnian; Croatian; Dari; English; Farsi; Gujarati; Hindi; Italian; Other - French, Portuguese -- available upon request; Pashto; Punjabi; Serbian; Somali; Spanish; Tamil; Twi; Urdu; West Indian dialects
Contact
Saadia Akram-Pall, Director of Programming
Email: sakrampall@rexdalewomen.org
Phone: 416-745-0062 ext 277
Fees
None
Accessibility
Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
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Last Updated On
January 28, 2021
Address
925 Albion Rd, Rm 309
Toronto, ON, M9V 1A6
Intersection: Islington Ave and Albion Rd;
Rexdale Women's Centre Site Location: Thistletown Multi Service Centre
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Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, also Wed 5 pm-8 pm; Sat 9 am-12 noon * evening appointments available upon request
Service Area(s)
  • Peel Region
  • Toronto
  • Vaughan