Government funded programs assist with employment; our Employment Consultants can provide more information and access to the following programs:
If you are laid off or underemployed, Second Career is an Ontario government program that can help you:
- Train for a new career
- Find out what is needed in the job market
- Learn about careers that build on your skills
- Get financial support, possibly up to $28,000 towards training costs
An Employment Consultant can determine if you are eligible and get you apply.
Ontario Job Creation Partnership
Ontario Job Creation Partnership is an employment program that provides work experience to unemployed job seekers within projects that benefit the community or local economy. At the end of their contract, participants in the program will have recent work experience and additional skills to add to their résumés, increasing their chances of obtaining long-term employment.
Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities
The Opportunities Fund is a Service Canada program designed to help people with disabilities prepare for and obtain employment or self-employment. The Opportunities Fund can provide financial help that may cover a range of expenses such as tuition, commuting and care for dependants, or special arrangements or devices to accommodate a person with a disability.