YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region (The)

Site: Ottawa - 180 Isabella St

Service: Employment and Newcomer Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-788-5001
Fax 613-788-5051
E-Mail eac.argyle@ymcaywca.ca
Website www.ymcaywca.ca
Primary Contact Katie Sexton, Senior Director; Phone: 613-788-5001 ext 2315; Email: katie.sexton@ymcaywca.ca
Alternate Contact Carla Benedetti, Director; Phone: 613-788-5001 ext 2325; Email: carla.benedetti@ymcaywca.ca
Primary Executive Katie Sexton, Senior Director
Address & Map
180 Isabella St, Suite 201
Ottawa, ON K1S 1V7
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Helps Ontarians find sustainable employment * assessment of skills, capabilities, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about different careers and occupations, the local labour market, employment and training opportunities * on-the-job training and/or work experience and, in some cases, additional support to help maintain employment * information and referrals to all Employment Ontario Funded Programs, including Second Career Program for laid-off workers * information about, and referral to, other community services and supports 
Incorporates services previously provided through Job Connect, Employment Assistance Services (EAS), Employment Resource Centres and other programs 
Employment Services * Canada Ontario Job Grant
Hours Mon-Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Thu 8:30 am-6 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people 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, email 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 ; French
Fees None
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Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/EmploymentAccessCentres/?hc_ref=ARSLYeXIMyBWT9_qrlrNHdzrdnbkX-OWqblL5hb2EjswY8bOotKvzEptOhp1PB6UlnQ&fref=nf
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1867; Enterprise Centre: 1987
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Traning, Colleges and Universities ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119072072 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets
Date Updated 19 Jun 2019
Service Categories Business Assistance Services ; Business Assistance Services ~ Young Adults ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres

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