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YMCA of Greater Toronto

Employment - Ontario Employment Services, Etobicoke Albion Road Centre

COVID-19 Update --  all employment services offered remotely at this time; in-person meetings temporarily on hold during the province-wide Stay at Home order

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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
Second Career Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

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
Youth Job Connection -- paid pre-employment training
  • job matching
  • paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers
  • mentorship
  • education and work transitions supports
Youth Job Connection Summer -- summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year
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
Youth Job Connection -- Ontario residents 15-29 years who are eligible to work in Canada, unemployed, not attending school full time and experiencing multiple barriers to employment Youth Job Connection Summer-- Ontario residents 15-18 years who intend to continue high school or go on to postsecondary education after the job placement * focus on those facing challenging life circumstances and at risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work

Residency Requirements: Etobicoke
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
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Mailing Address
Albion Centre; 1530 Albion Rd
Unit 83
Toronto, ON, M9V 1B4
Erica Taylor, General Manager
Documents Required
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Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms * designated parking
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Last Updated On
June 16, 2021
Albion Centre; 1530 Albion Rd, Unit 83
Toronto, ON, M9V 1B4
Intersection: Albion Rd and Finch Ave W;
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Hours of Operation
COVID-19 -- service hours may be modifiedRegular hours Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm, Tue, Thu 8:30 am-8 pm, Sat 10 am-2 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Etobicoke
  • Etobicoke Central
  • Etobicoke North
  • Etobicoke South