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Contact Information
Office Phone 905-522-8686
Fax 905-522-6330
Primary Contact Kathy Payette, Administration; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive John Grant, Executive Director; Email:
Funding Federal ; United Way - Burlington and Greater Hamilton ; Foundation - Hamilton Community Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Teaches basic building skills and organizes affordable housing and community projects. 
Programs include: 
- Ready To Work (RTW) 
- Threshold Construction Program : employs RTW graduates, specializing in custom deck, fence, and shed construction 
- General Home Maintenance (GHM) : 9-week program offering instruction in construction trades
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and up
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees Program
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
110 Catharine St N
Hamilton, ON L8R 1J4
Intersection John St N and Wilson St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Employment / Training ; Income Programs ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Apprenticeship ; Assistance Programs ; Home Repairs & Modifications ; Work Experience ; Youth Employment ; Youth Employment Programs
Service Categories Apprenticeship Preparation ~ Young Adults ; Do It Yourself Instruction ; Home Rehabilitation Programs ; Housing Advocacy Groups ; Job Retraining ; Redevelopment Programs ; Work Experience

Agency Overview

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