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YMCA of Greater Toronto - Employment

Ontario Employment Services, North York Dufferin Street Centre

Search Agency Service

Description
COVID-19 Update -- For information on the YMCA's response to COVID-19, including programming and service alerts CLICK HERE


Comprehensive employment and job search services
  • assessment of skills, interests and experience
  • job search strategies, including resume preparation
  • information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities
  • on-the-job training, work experience
  • help in maintaining employment
  • information and referral to other employment and community services

Better Jobs Ontario
Skills training and financial support for laid off workers
  • training program must demonstrate good job prospects
  • financial support based on need, may include tuition, instructional costs, books, transportation and/or a basic living allowance

Services for employers -- help in identifying human resource skills requirements
  • matching of workplace needs to workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience
  • support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention
Canada-Ontario Job Grant -- financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees
  • available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employees
Eligibility
Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers


Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school


Better jobs Ontario
  • laid off individuals who are currently unemployed
  • individuals from low-income households experiencing labour market challenges

Application Process
Call or drop in ; for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario Contact Centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/
Office
416-635-9622
Fax
416-630-0517
Website
Visit Website
Mailing Address
4580 Dufferin St
2nd Fl
Toronto, ON, M3H 5Y2
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Dunja Metikos, General Manager
Email: dunja.metikos@ymcagta.org
Fees
None
Documents Required
Contact for information
Accessibility
Easy access to elevator ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
September 27, 2022
Address
4580 Dufferin St, 2nd Fl
Toronto, ON, M3H 5Y2
Intersection: Dufferin St and Finch Ave W;
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 8:00 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 8:00 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Sat
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

COVID-19 -- service hours may be modified

Office hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Regular hours Mon, Wed 8:30 am-8 pm; Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm; Sat 10 am-2 pm
Service Area(s)
Greater Toronto Area