Halton. Employment Halton

Site: Oakville - Halton Regional Centre

Service: Halton Connects Program

Record #: OAK0261
Last Full Update: 25 Sep 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-825-6000 ext 2777 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
After Hours Phone 3-1-1
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-465-9927
E-Mail haltonconnects@halton.ca
Website https://www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Employment-and-Financial-Assistance/Employment-Halton/Halton-Connects
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Karen Szonok, Manager
Alternate Contact Valarie Wilson, Supervisor

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

An initiative that matches newcomers with Canadian citizens, or longtime community members, to build their social connections and achieve their career goals in the Halton community 
Participants get:

  • access to career preparation workshops, which include guest speakers, activities about everyday life in Canada, and group discussions
  • support with identifying opportunities that match your skills and job interests
  • Canadian work experience and community connections through volunteer positions
  • information, guidance and mentorship from Canadian citizens or longtime community members 

This program is part of the Canada Connects initiative, see website for more information (canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/campaigns/canada-connects.html)


Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Must be a permanent resident of Canada, protected persons or a convention refugee 
Ukrainians who arrive in Canada under the CUAET immigration stream are also eligible for the program

Email or call with your full name, address, date of birth, phone number and email address

Languages English
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6L 0G4
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Mailing Address c/o Employment Halton
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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