John Howard Society of Ottawa

Site: Ottawa - Old St Patrick St

Service: Employment and Training Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-789-7418
Fax 613-789-7431
E-Mail jhsottawa@ottawa.johnhoward.ca
Website johnhoward.on.ca/ottawa/services/pre-employment-training/
Primary Contact Jan Goatcher, Manager, Employment and Training Services; Phone: 613-789-7418 ext 226
Primary Executive Tyler Fainstat, Executive Director; Phone: 613-789-7418 ext 227
Address & Map
550 Old St Patrick St
Ottawa, ON K1N 5L5
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Literacy and Basic Skills: Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence 
 
Learners are tutored individually by trained teachers in weekly sessions which take place in the Society's offices * meeting times are flexible * computer workshops available on site 
 
Financial Literacy Program: personal mentoring to help develop skills for managing money on a daily basis
Hours Program hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English
Application Call to arrange interview
Languages English
Fees None
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Other Details
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/reducingcrime
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/JohnHowardSocietyON
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1951
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118975119 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Date Updated 16 Sep 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Career Counselling ; Life Skills Education ; Personal Financial Counselling

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