Contact Information

Office Phone Employment Ontario Contact Centre: 416-326-5656 ; Health and Safety Contact Centre: 1-877-202-0008 ; Labour Relations Information: 416-326-7358 ; Employment Standards Information Centre: 416-326-7160
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-5656, Employment Ontario Contact Centre
TTY Phone 1-866-533-6339

Agency Information

Legal Status (30) Provincial Government

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)
  • Program funds eligible employers for short term projects that provide work experience and skills development to unemployed Ontarians
  • Job seekers gain work experience in projects that help the community and benefit the local economy, develop or enhance employable skills, and provide networking opportunities to increase their chance of finding long-term employment
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm ; closed statutory holidays
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Project participants must be unemployed and currently receiving Employment Insurance (EI); or have had an EI claim end in the past three years; or have received EI parental benefits in the last 5 years and are re-entering the labour force; must be legally entitled to work in Canada

  • Eligible employers -- businesses, non-profit organizations, certain Crown corporations, municipalities, First Nations councils, public health and educational institutions

  • Residency Requirements: Ontario
  • Application Call Employment Ontario Contact Centre
    Languages English; French

    Site Information

    Located In Community Toronto
    Address & Map
    Toronto, ON
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    Mailing Address 14th Flr, 400 University Ave 
    Toronto, ON 
    Canada M7A 1T7
    Physical Access Not Applicable

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