YWCA Hamilton
MacNab Street Branch, Employment Resource Centre
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Record #: HAM2662     Last Modified: 17 Aug 2017
Contact Information
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Address & Map
75 MacNab St S
Hamilton ON L8P 3C1

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Office Phone 905-522-9922 ext 176
Email info@ywcahamilton.org
Website ywcahamilton.org/what-we-do/employment-and-training##resource-centre
Primary Contact Lauren Vandenberg   Employment Counsellor   lvandenberg@ywcahamilton.org  
Description & Services
Description

Offers free training sessions and skill upgrading opportunities to assist participants in finding employment.

Services include:

* Computer and internet access.

* Phone, photocopying and faxing services.

* Job search information and resources.

* One-on-one resume, cover letter, and portfolio building.

* Assistance with labour market research and post-secondary resources.

* Mock interview and follow-up techniques.

* Access to our career resource literature, Career Cruising interactive resource and Scott's Business Directories.

* Workshop and training sessions covering job search techniques, computer basics, resume and cover letter writing, financial literacy, Smart Serve training, WHMIS, and Safe Food Handler certification.

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Women only drop-in: Wed 8:30 am-12 noon, Fri 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Age 16 years and older; Services are focused on individuals in receipt of Ontario Works or ODSP, low income individuals, newcomers, women, and families with children
Application Contact agency
Languages English
Fees None
Classification Information
Service Categories Job Search Resource Centres; Resume Preparation Assistance; Job Information
YWCA Hamilton, MacNab Street Branch, Employment Resource Centre