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Formerly known as vpi Inc
Organization: VPI Working Solutions - Etobicoke Centre - Ontario Employment Services  
Phone Numbers: 416-255-8400
Toll-Free: 1-888-336-9500
Fax: 416-251-8400
Email: info@vpi-inc.com
Website: www.vpi-inc.com
Address:
56 Aberfoyle Cres, Ste 600
Toronto, ON
M8X 2W4
Intersection: Islington Ave and Bloor St W
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, also Wed 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
Contacts: Frank Kelly - Manager
Irina Tsamtsorouva - Administrative Assistant
Service Description: Providing employment services to individuals and organizations

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

Youth Job Connection -- paid pre-employment training * job matching * paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers * mentorship * education and work transitions supports Youth Job Connection Summer -- summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year

Youth Job Link -- youth-focused career exploration and career management workshops * job search, readiness and matching assistance for year-round part-time or summer jobs

For employers: 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

Head office located at 2600 Skymark Ave, Mississauga, 905-624-3353

Fees: None
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.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: 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

Youth Job Connection -- Ontario residents 15-29 years who are eligible to work in Canada, unemployed, not attending school full time and experiencing multiple barriers to employment
Youth Job Connection Summer -- Ontario residents 15-18 years who intend to continue high school or go on to postsecondary education after the job placement * focus on those facing challenging life circumstances and at risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work

Youth Job Link -- Self-service information and resources, any youth 15-29 years, including students * Job matching services, youth 15-29 years, including students, who reside in Ontario and are eligible to work in Canada
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: East York, Toronto
See Also: Employment Assistance

This information was last completely updated on September 8, 2016

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