Windsor (City Of). Employment and Social Services

Site: Windsor - City Hall Sq E

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Record #: WIN2817 Last Modified: 15 Apr 2015 Last Full Update: 07 Nov 2014
Contact Information
Office PhoneAdministration: 519-255-5200 
 
Employment Initiatives: 519-255-5200 ext. 5386 
 
FaxAdmin: 519-255-7748  
 
E-Mailsocserv@city.windsor.on.ca
Websitewww.citywindsor.ca/000576.asp
Primary ContactNicole Seguin, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 519-255-5200 ext 5231
Description and Service Details
Description (Service)Employment Assistance 
 
* Jobs Now -- pilot project helping longer-term social assistance recipients find and keep sustainable employment 
 
Employment Resource Centre 
* walk-in job search centre  
* access to computers, Internet, fax, photocopier, telephone  
* resource materials 
* job banks 
* labour market information  
* assistance with resumes  
* referrals to job counselling and training 
 
Community Participation 
* volunteer placements  
* job search programs (based on individual's skills, experience and circumstances) 
* employment placement (job matching service 
 
Basic Education  
* basic adult upgrading  
* high school upgrading  
* English as a Second Language (ESL) classes  
* literacy and basic skills  
* job skills training (development of skills for specific jobs) 
* on -the-job training  
* supports to self-employment (referral to self-employment programs) 
 
Learning, Earning and Parenting (LEAP) -- helps young parents finish high school, improve parenting skills, locate and maintain employment 
 
HoursOffice Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
 
Areas ServedEssex County
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) and up 
 
* Employment Resource Centre (open to all)  
ApplicationApplication process required
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Interpretive Services - Upon Request
FeesNone
Agency Information
Established1982
Primary ExecutiveBruno Ierullo, Executive Director of Employment and Social Services; Phone: 519-255-5200 ext 5257; Email: bierullo@city.windsor.on.ca
FundingCity / Town - City of Windsor ; Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services, Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Agency Services
Site Information
Located In CommunityWindsor
Address & Map
400 City Hall Sq E, Suite 101
Windsor, ON N9A 7K6
 
View Google Map
IntersectionMcDougall Ave and University Ave E
Mailing AddressPO Box 150 
Station A 
Windsor, ON N9A 6K1
Bus RoutesTransway 1A ; Transway 1C ; Crosstown 2 ; Ottawa 4 ; Dougall 6 ; Walkerville 8 ; Parent 14
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Automatic entrance, Washroom, Elevator with Braille keypad
Topics
Service CategoriesApprenticeship Preparation ; City Departments/Offices ~ Employment Issues ; Classroom Training ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; English as a Second Language ; Occupation Specific Job Training
Other Details
Print MaterialSocial Services Department Information Booklet