WoodGreen Community Services

Employment Ontario Services, Dufferin/King

Search Agency Service

Description
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
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
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
Employment 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
Employment Accessibility Services for PWD - Post secondary students/graduates, 17 years and older with verifiable disabilities
Application Process
Call, email or drop in to any centre
Office
416-405-5254
TTY
416-253-2722
Website
Visit Website
Email
[email protected]
Mailing Address
219 Dufferin St, Building 201
Suite 1C, Lower Level
Toronto, ON, M6K 3J1
Canada
Languages
English
Senior Manager, Programs and Services
Tracy Houston
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 416-253-2705
Fees
None
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Fully accessible
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Last Updated On
May 19, 2023
Address
219 Dufferin St, Building 201, Suite 1C, Lower Level
Toronto, ON, M6K 3J1
Cross streets: Dufferin St and King St W; Dufferin Liberty Centre, lower level - separate entrance

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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 4:00 pm

Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-4 pm, closed statutory holidays
Service Area(s)
  • Durham Region
  • Greater Toronto Area
  • Halton Region
  • Peel Region
  • York Region