Women's Employment Resource Centre

Site: Woodstock - Dundas St

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-421-2077
Fax 519-421-3921
E-Mail werc@werc.ca
Website www.werc.ca
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Primary Contact Heather McDonald; Phone: 519-421-2077 ext 21; Email: werc@werc.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) 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
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Oxford County
Eligibility Self-service information and resources — Any woman, including women with jobs, those who are under-employed, women looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers Assisted Services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) — Women who are unemployed and out of school.  
Employers can get help in identifying their human resource skill requirements, matching of position/workplace needs to participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience, and support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support success and retention.
Application 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.ontario.ca/employmentontario
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Maggie McDonald, Executive Director; Phone: 519-421-2077 ext 22; Email: admin@werc.ca
Funding Provincial - The Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Site Information
Located In Community Woodstock
Address & Map
Women's Employment Resource Centre
424 Dundas St
Woodstock, ON N4S 1C1
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Intersection Dundas St and Perry St
Mailing Address 236 Light St 
Woodstock, ON N4S 6H8
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; Employment Ontario services are fully accessible * main entrance * counsellors' offices * classroom * computer lab * washrooms * Industrial Sewing and Manufacturing Program class room area is on second floor and not accessible but accommodation can be made on main floor if needed * kitchen area not accessible

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