Jewish Family Services of Ottawa

Site: Ottawa

Service: Employment Services

Description and Services
Description (Service) Employment services for newcomers 
Employment Assistance: Member of the LASI World Skills Employment Program for new Canadians * job search workshops 
Employment services are offered for Canadian Citizens, fee for service
Hours Tue-Wed 9 am-5 pm * Thu 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
New Canadians over the age of 18 * also open to Canadian Citizens, subject to a nominal fee
Application Call or email to apply for service.
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Russian ; Yiddish
Fees None - JSW program
Service Categories Business Assistance Services ~ Immigrants (Canada) ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-722-2225 ext 500
Fax 613-722-7570
Primary Contact Sheldon Taylor, Coordinator, Employment Services; Email:
Primary Executive Mark Zarecki, Executive Director; Phone: 613-722-2225 ext 305
Alternate Executive Andrea Gardner, Assistant Director; Phone: 613-722-2225 ext 321
Alternate Name JFS
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
2255 Carling Ave, Ste 300
Ottawa, ON K2B 7Z5
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Intersection Woodroofe Ave and Carling Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Other Details
Established 1980
Funding Federal - Human Resources and Skills Development Canada ; Grants - OCISO ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 11923358 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by the Canadian Family Services Accreditation Program

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