Contact Information
Office Phone 519-256-6621
Fax 519-256-3963
E-Mail info@westofwindsor.com
Website www.westofwindsor.com
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Primary Contact Rose Anguiano Hurst, Executive Director; Phone: ext 222; Email: rose@westofwindsor.com
Alternate Contact Stephanie Lyanga, Programs Manager; Phone: ext 227; Email: slyanga@westofwindsor.com
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) WEST Programs & Services 
* Settlement Services 
* Language Training 
* Care For Newcomer Children (CNC) & Licensed Day Care 
* School-aged and youth programming 
* New Settlement Program (NSP) 
* Employment Services  
* Resource & Information Services 
* Women in Skilled Trades 
* Computer Training 
* Young Women In Leadership, Employment And Development (L.E.A.D) Program 
* Supporting Visible Minority Newcomer Women Employment Program 
* Ready For Work Program - professional attire for women seeking employment
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Extended hours for Employment Services on Wed evenings (call for details)
Dates Orientation Sessions are held every Monday at 1 pm and Wednesday at 10 am
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Women, youth and children
Application * Call to schedule an appointment and walk-ins are welcome  
* First-time participants are asked to attend an orientation session  
* Orientation Sessions are held every Monday at 1 pm and Wednesday at 10 am
Languages English ; Other languages available upon request
Fees None
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Women’s Enterprise Skills Training of Windsor Inc. has been serving the Windsor Essex community since 1987.  
* WEST was established in response to the extremely high level of unemployment among women and the difficulties that they experienced when attempting to enter the workforce 
* WEST is a non-profit agency that provides a range of resources, supports and services to women in Windsor-Essex, to assist them with their settlement, skill development, training and employment needs
Established 1987
Primary Executive Rose Anguiano Hurst, Executive Director; Phone: ext 222; Email: rose@westofwindsor.com
Alternate Executive Stephanie Lynana, Programs Manager; Phone: ext 227
Funding City / Town - City of Windsor - Social Services Dept ; Provincial - Min of Citizenship (in partnership with Multicultural Council of Windsor/Essex) ; Federal - Canada. Service Canada; Citizenship and Immigration Canada ; Fees ; Private - Green Shield Canada ; City / Town - City of Windsor - Social Services Dept ; Provincial - Min of Citizenship (in partnership with Multicultural Council of Windsor/Essex); Federal - Canada. Service Canada; Citizenship and Immigration Canada ; Fees ; Private - Green Shield Canada
Elections June
Agency Services
Site Information
Site Location Downtown* Ouellette Ave - Between Wyandotte St and Elliott St E
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
Herb Gray Centre for Nonprofit Excellence
647 Ouellette Ave, Suite 201
Windsor, ON N9A 4J4
 
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Intersection Ouellette Ave and Wyandotte St W
Mailing Address c/o Women's Enterprise Skills Training of Windsor Inc. (WEST)
Bus Routes Transway 1A ; Transway 1C ; Crosstown 2 ; Ottawa 4 ; Dougall 6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking (off Pelissier), Automatic entrance (off Pelissier) and Washroom
Other Details
Print Material Course materials, brochures, government forms, web-page

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