YMCA Employment Assessment Centre

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Record #: HMT1159 Last Modified: 25 Jun 2014 Last Full Update: 25 Jun 2014
Record Details
Alternate NameYMCA Employment Assessment Centre
Areas ServedYork Region
Address & Map
10610 Bayview Ave, Unit 12
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 3N8
 
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Address NotesSouth of Elgin Mills in Bayview Mills Plaza
Major IntersectionBayview Ave / Elgin Mills Rd
Office Phone905-780-9622
Toll Free Phone1-800-223-8024
Fax905-780-8299
E-Mailmemberservices@ymcagta.org
Websitewww.ymcagta.org/en/find-ymca/location.php?id=468
DescriptionProfessional employment assistance * assessment of current and transferable skills * career planning * job search assistance * interview techniques * assistance in government-funded training programs * accessing other government-funded services  
 
Resource Centre provides: Job postings, computer and internet access for job search, labour market information, employment related videos, photocopier, fax machine, telephones, a vast resource library and access to community information 
 
Newcomer information centre * language assessment and referral centre * newcomer youth leadership development * access to free English as a second language (ESL) classes * access to free language instruction to newcomers to Canada (LINC)
DatesJanuary-December
HoursMonday, Wednesday, Friday 9 am-5 pm * Tuesday, Thursday 9 am-8 pm
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
 
•Canadian Citizen born outside of Canada 
•Permanent Resident 
•Convention Refugee/Protected Person 
•Persons in Canada whose applications for Permanent Resident status are being processed in Canada and who have been informed by a letter from Citizenship and Immigration Canada of the initial approval of their application subject to an admissibility assessment: 
•Refugee Claimant 
•Temporary Worker or Student who has obtained initial approval for a concurrent Application for Permanent Residence. 
•Foreign domestic worker admitted under the Live-In Caregiver program.  
ApplicationCall to book an appointment
FundingProvincial ; Federal - HRSDC
SubjectsCounselling ; Educational assessments ; Employment ; English as a second language ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Job search training ; Language instruction ; Settlement services
Primary ExecutiveMegan Thomas, General Manager; Phone: ext 365; Email: Megan.Thomas@ymcagta.org
Volunteer CoordinatorChhong Heng, Volunteer Coordinator; Email: Chhong.Heng@ymcagta.org