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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-359-1140
Fax 613-359-1197
E-Mail elgin@keys.ca
Website www.keys.ca
Primary Contact Gillian Watters, Director of Programs
Alternate Contact Trish McNamara, Program Manager
Primary Executive Michael Harris, Executive Director
Address & Map
10 Perth St
Elgin, ON K0G 1E0
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 137 
Elgin, ON K0E 1L0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Comprehensive employment and job search services * assessment of skills, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities * on-the-job training, work experience * help in maintaining employment * information and referral to other employment and community services

Youth Job Link – youth-focused career exploration and career management workshops * job search, readiness and matching assistance for year-round part-time or summer jobs

Second Career Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

Services for employers -- help in identifying human resource skills requirements * matching of workplace needs to workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience * support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention

Canada-Ontario Job Grant -- financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees * available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employees

ODSP Employment Supports -- KEYS can help people who are eligible for ODSP Employment Supports find and keep a job
Hours Mon-Thu 8 am-4 pm, Fri 8 am-1 pm
Areas Served Elgin ; Lanark ; Westport ; North Leeds
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

Youth Job Link -- Self-service information and resources, any youth 15-29 years, including students * Job matching services, youth 15-29 years, including students, who reside in Ontario and are eligible to work in Canada

ODSP Employment Support -- clients in the North Leeds and Lanark areas only
Application Call 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 ; Interpretive Services
Fees None ; All services are free and confidential.
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development * Ministry of Community and Social Services
Date Updated 23 Apr 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers ; Youth Employment Programs

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