Quick facts

Service type: Employment
Eligibility: Ontario residents looking for employment or training
Delivery: Currently, services are being offered virtually. This information will be updated once in-person programming resumes. In-person services are available at select sites.
Fee: Free
Program dates: Year-round
Partners: Employment Ontario Service Delivery Network

Program description

We provide one-on-one employment counselling, job development/matching and professional development opportunities for eligible job seekers looking to upgrade their skills and work toward long-term career goals. We also support with resume building, cover letter writing and interview preparation, access to computers and photocopiers, and job matching and placement strategies for individuals looking for employment or training.

 

Annual program impacts

  • 4,000 people assisted with job searches
  • 1,800 individuals benefit from employment counselling and job placement services
  • 70% of clients find employment and 12% start retraining

Supporting resources

Download this list of job search resources, including labour market information, tips on resume building, cover letter writing and interview preparation, job search and networking strategies, self-employment resources, apprenticeship resources and links to online job boards.

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How you can help

Donations are graciously accepted through the WoodGreen Foundation.

Ready to participate?

Registration

 

Due to COVID-19, services are being offered virtually. In-person services are available only at 1533 Victoria Park Ave.

 

Please contact us to register or drop in at 1533 Victoria Park Ave.

 

To learn more, please contact:

Contact information

Qazi Hasan

Senior Manager of Employment Services

(416) 645-6000 ext. 2232
qhasan@woodgreen.org

Location

989 Danforth Ave.
Toronto, ON
M4J 1M1

1080 Queen St. E.
Toronto, ON
M4M 1K5

1533 Victoria Park Ave.
Toronto, ON
M1L 2T3

Hours

Virtual: Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 

Drop-in services at 1533 Victoria Park Ave.: Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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