Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre

Employment Ontario Employment Services

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Record #: CDR0820 Last Modified: 24 May 2013 Last Full Update: 24 May 2013
Record Details
Social MediaWebsite Website: www.dbncentre.com/
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Description & Services
Alternate NameEAS ; Employment Assistance Service ; Employment Ontario ; Second Career
DescriptionHelps Ontarians find sustainable employment * assessment of skills, capabilities, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about different careers and occupations, the local labour market, employment and training opportunities * on-the-job training and/or work experience and, in some cases, additional support to help maintain employment * information about all Employment Ontario programs and services * access to Second Career program to provide laid-off workers with skills training for high-demand occupations * information about, and referral to, other community services and supports

Incorporates services previously provided through Job Connect, Employment Assistance Services (EAS), Employment Resource Centres and other programs * Summer Jobs Service program remains separate for the time being
HoursMon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedPeel Region
EligibilitySelf-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

Employers can get help in identifying their human resource skill requirements, matching of position/workplace needs to participants’ skills, capabilities, interests and experience, and support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support success and retention
ApplicationCall or drop in * for general information on Employment Ontario services; call the toll-free Employment Ontario hotline at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.ontario.ca/employmentontario
FeesNone - Services are free
Contact Information
Address & Map
3415 Dixie Rd, Unit 1
Mississauga, ON L4Y 2B1
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Site LocationInside High Point Mall
IntersectionDixie Road, North of Bloor Street
Office Phone905-624-2442
Primary ContactNitin Dhora, Mentoring Program Coordinator / Facilitator; Phone: 905-624-2442 ext 220
Other Details
Service Level(50) Non Profit
SubjectsBusiness clubs ; Counselling ; Employment ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Job search training ; Resumes