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Names
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; Employment Ontario ; Job Connect ; SC ; Second Career ; Y Employment Access Centre
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
150 Isabella St, Suite 201
Ottawa, ON K1S 1V7
 
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Intersection O'Connor St and Catherine St
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Parking meters
Description and 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

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
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) - and surrounding areas
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and up 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
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 ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-788-5001
Toll Free Phone 1-800-580-4574
TTY Phone 613-788-5001
Fax 613-788-5051
E-Mail eac.argyle@ymcaywca.ca
Website www.ymcaywca.ca/Adults/employmentservices/yemploymentaccesscentres
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Primary Executive Katie Sexton, Senior Director; Phone: 613-788-5001 ext 2315
Alternate Executive Carla Benedetti, Director; Phone: 613-788-5001 ext 2325; Email: carla.benedetti@ymcaywca.ca
Other Details
Established 1867; Program: 2009
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119072072 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
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