Lambton (County of). Municipal Services

Site: Sarnia - Christina St N

Service: Ontario Works - Learning, Earning and Parenting Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-344-2062 ext 2100
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-2882
Fax 519-344-2023
E-Mail lambtonworks@county-lambton.on.ca
Website https://www.lambtononline.ca/en/resident-services/lambton-works-centre.aspx
Primary Contact Jane Dalziel, Manager
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: Lambton Works Centre in-person services are currently suspended. Offering virtual employment support services through Zoom, phone and email, including; resume and cover letter advice, interview tips, access to local jobs and referrals to education and training options. Email through website to book virtual one-on-one appointment.  
 
Learning, Earning and Parenting is a program for parents ages 16 to 24. Through this program parents work to complete their high school education, prepare for employment and build parenting skills. Upon successful completion of LEAP parents become eligible to receive an educational bursary.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Closed all statutory holidays
Areas Served Lambton County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 24 year(s) 
 
LEAP is mandatory for: 
 
16 and 17 year old parents in receipt of Ontario Works  
16 and 17 year old parents living at home with parents who are receiving Ontario Works 
 
LEAP is strongly encouraged for those who have not completed their Ontario Secondary School Diploma and are: 
 
16 – 25 year old parents who are living at home, and Ontario Works assistance is paid on behalf of their dependent child only  
18 – 25 year old parents in receipt of Ontario Works  
18 – 25 year old parents who are living at home, and their parents are in receipt of Ontario Works assistance
Application Application process required * Intake process * Needs assessment required *
Languages English ; French ; Spanish
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Stacy Jenkins, Admin Assistant; Email: stacy.jenkins@county-lambton.on.ca
Funding Provincial
Site Information
Site Location Lambton Shared Services - Bayside Centre
Located In Community Sarnia
Address & Map
Bayside Centre
150 Christina St N, Main Fl
Sarnia, ON N7T 8H3
 
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Intersection Christina St and George St
Bus Routes Route 1 - Confederation ; Route 2 - Devine ; Route 3 - Wellington ; Route 4 - Maxwell ; Route 9 - Exmouth ; Route 10 - S. Vidal ; Route 12 - Point Edward
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, entrance, washrooms, elevator ; Elevator is located at the North end of the Mall along with an escalator from the parking garage entrance.

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