Windsor (City of). Employment and Social Services

Site: Leamington - Princess St

Service: Ontario Works - Employment Resource Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-946-9988
Fax 519-322-3529 or Toll Free Fax 1-866-763-1222 
 
Toll free fax: 1-866-763-1222
E-Mail socserv@citywindsor.ca
Website www.citywindsor.ca
Primary Contact Bev Clarke, Supervisor, Ontario Works South; Phone: (Business) 519-946-9988; Fax: 519-322-3529; Email: bclarke@citywindsor.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Employment Resource Centre located at same addresss as Ontario Works, mall entrance, at the Invest Career Centre:  
* a walk-in job search center  
* access to computers, Internet, fax, photocopier and telephone for job search purposes  
* provides assistance with resumes and referrals to job counseling and training  
* job search related workshops.  
 
Ontario Works offers assistance to participants with: 
 
Job search Programs based on the individuals skills, experience and circumstances 
Community Placement volunteer positions with non-profit agencies 
 
Basic Education programs referrals to basic adult upgrading programs to obtain Grade 12 diploma also referrals to literacy and basic skills programs 
 
ESL-English as a Second Language referrals 
 
Job specific skills training referrals to organizations for the development of skills for specific positions 
 
Self employment offers referrals to self-employment programs 
 
LEAP - Learning, Earning and Parenting assists young parents finish high school, improve parenting skills and locate and maintain employment
Hours Office Mon-Fri, 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Intake Mon-Fri, 8:30 am-11:30 am * 1 pm-4:15 pm
Areas Served Essex County
Eligibility * Youth and adults 18 yrs and over in financial need, and employable 
 
* Youth 16-17 yrs in financial need who cannot live at home but are attending school or seeking employment; financial need is determined by a review of income, liquid assets and living expenses 
 
* Learning, Earning and Parenting (LEAP), parents under 21 yrs who do not have their grade 12 
* Qualified residents of Windsor and Essex County 
* Sole support parent (includes single and pregnant parent)
Application * Application process required 
* Needs assessment required 
* Call for details
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; German - Low German ; Spanish
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Tanya Antoniw, Manager, Ontario Works South; Phone: (Business) 519-255-5200; Email: tantoniw@citywindsor.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Leamington
Address & Map
33 Princess St E, Unit 130
Leamington, ON N8H 5C5
Intersection Princess St and Mill St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance
Other Details
Print Material available in English, French ,Low German, Arabic, Spanish

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