YWCA Toronto - Employment and Training Services

Employment and Training, YWCA Toronto Employment Centre, Eglinton Ave East

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Description
Program staff now assists clients in person or virtually by email, phone or Zoom
  • 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
Focus on women, female youth and gender diverse individuals
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
416-264-5788
Fax
416-264-3140
Website
Visit Website
Email
[email protected]
Mailing Address
2425 Eglinton Ave E
Suite 303
Toronto, ON, M1K 5G8
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Heather Coley, Manager
Email: [email protected]
Director, Employment and Training
Petya Nacheva
Email: [email protected]
Fees
None
Documents Required
Contact for information
Accessibility
Designated parking ; wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms ; lowered elevator buttons
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Last Updated On
March 21, 2024
Address
2425 Eglinton Ave E, Suite 303
Toronto, ON, M1K 5G8
Cross streets: Kennedy Rd and Eglinton Ave E
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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

Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
For the month of December 2023, only remote services will be provided on Fridays'.
Service Area(s)
Greater Toronto Area