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YWCA Toronto - Employment/Settlement Services

Employment and Training, JUMP Program -- Etobicoke

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Description
COVID-19 Update -- in-person services BY APPOINTMENT ONLY at this time; program staff continue to actively assist clients virtually by email, phone or Zoom

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  • individual and group counselling
  • skills based training -- Basic Cashier, Retail Certificate, Food Handling Certificate
  • information and referral -- health care, housing, school, recreation, transportation, banking
  • career and skills assessment
  • job search workshops
  • access to computers, Internet, fax
  • events and field trips
  • TTC fare may be available
  • volunteer opportunities may be available

Professional Office Administration Certificate
  • training for careers in administration and clerical positions
  • space limited
  • students must attend all sessions to receive certificate
  • program offered on an irregular basis -- call for details
Entrepreneur Skills Certificate
  • series of 4 workshops for newcomer women seeking to set up a home-based business
  • participants must attend all 4 sessions to receive certificate
  • self-assessment, business start-up process, business management and operations, budgeting, marketing
  • self-employment resources, programs and services
Eligibility
Newcomer women, girls and gender diverse people 13 years and older; must be permanent resident or Convention refugee or temporary resident with work permit under the Live-in Caregiver program



Residency Requirements: Greater Toronto Area
Application Process
Call or email office; pre-registration required
Office
416-964-3883
Fax
416-964-9492
Website
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Email
JUMPEtobicoke@ywcatoronto.org
Languages
Cantonese, English, Hindi, Portuguese, Urdu
Contact
Fatima Teixeira, JUMP Etobicoke Administrative Assistant
Email: fteixeira@ywcatoronto.org
Phone: 416-964-3883 ext 215
Fees
None
Documents Required
Record of landing documentation required -- contact for information
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible building including barrier-free washrooms
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
July 14, 2022
Address
222 Dixon Rd, Suite 207
Toronto, ON, M9P 3S5
Cross streets: Islington Ave and Dixon Rd


YWCA Toronto Site Location: JUMP Program -- Etobicoke

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Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

COVID-19 -- in-person service BY APPOINTMENT ONLY ; remote service hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Greater Toronto Area
  • Peel Region
  • Vaughan