Indus Community Services

Employment Services, Mississauga Office

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Description & Services
Description "Employment Services 
Finding employment is often the first priority and the biggest challenge for newcomers to Canada. Indus will guide you through a series of steps that will make entering the Canadian workforce an exciting and fulfilling experience. 

"Our services include: 
• Skills assessment 
• Resume and cover letter writing 
• Coaching for a successful interview 
• Labour market research, job fairs and networking opportunities 
• Access to a Resource Centre and use of computers, telephone, fax and photocopier" 
Supporting Internationally Trained Individuals to succeed in the Canadian labour market. This seven-week program is offered in partnership with Humber College. 
Key Components of the Program: 
Credited Human Resources course from Humber College 
Exam Preparation workshops for the HR Comprehensive Knowledge Exam (CKE) 
Overview of Project Management Professional (PMP) course 
Personality Dimensions training to help build on human capital 
Support in connecting with employers 
One-on-one employment support tailored to individual needs 
The HR Bridging Program is offered in: Mississauga • Brampton • Oakville
Hours Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm
Areas Served Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Landed Immigrants * Convention Refugees * Minister's Permit Holders * Government Assisted Refugees ( GAR) * Privately Sponsored Refugees ( PSR)
Fees None - all services are free; but eligibility criteria applies
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Tamil
Meetings Annual General Meeting in June
Contact Information
Address & Map
3038 Hurontario St, Unit 206
Mississauga, ON L5B 3B9
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Intersection Hurontario St (Hwy 10) and Dundas St
Transit Information Mississauga Transit buses # 19A, 1, 1C and 28
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-275-2369
Fax 905-275-6799
Primary Contact Shivani Parshad, Manager- Employment Services; Phone: 289-295-0765 ext 6222; Fax: 289-295-0766; Email:
Alternate Contact Baljit Sadhal, Interim Director - Newcomer Services; Phone: 905-275-2369 ext 240; Fax: 905-275-6799; Email:
Primary Executive Gurpreet Malhotra, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 905-275-2369; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Tulsi Radia, Friendly Visiting Coordinator; Phone: 905-275-2369 ext 291; Email:
Other Details
Print Material 'Indus Current Newsletter' - Quarterly newsletter * AGM report * Brochures and Program information
Established 1985
Elections During the Annual General Meeting
Funding Provincial - Ontario. Ministry of Community & Social Services; Ministry of Citizenship, Culture & Recreation; Ministry of Health & Long Term Care ; Federal - Citizenship and Immigration Canada ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way ; Federal - Citizenship & Immigration Canada; Service Canada; Ministry of Health: The Mississauga Halton and Central West LHIN; Ministry of Citizenship & Immigration Canada; Ministry of Community and Social Services; Ministry of Social Services; Ministry of the Attorney General; United Way of Peel Region.
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects Adults ; Employment ; Immigrants ; Job search training ; Settlement services

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