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Caregivers' Action Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 647-782-6633
E-Mail info@caregiversactioncentre.org
Website caregiversactioncentre.org
Primary Contact Brynne Sinclair-Waters, Executive Director, Ontario Employment Education and Research Centre (OEERC); Phone: 647-226-7184; Email: brynne@oeerc.org
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Education, information, research and advocacy on employment rights, immigration status and access to settlement services for live-in and live-out caregivers * telephone peer support and referrals to local support groups * workshops and training on topics such as workplace rights, immigration, taxes, Employment Insurance, navigating federal caregiver programs, managing interactions with recruitment agencies, and community organizing * public awareness and social action
Hours Hours vary, call * local group hours vary
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Current and former caregivers, originally from outside Canada, and their supporters
Application Call, text, or email * in-person by appointment only
Languages English
Fees Free, including membership
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
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Physical Access Not Applicable ; Local groups vary
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training ; Government / Legal ; Income Programs ; Newcomers
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services ; Internationally Trained Professionals ; Resources for Internationally Trained Professionals ; Workers Compensation
Service Categories Employment Related Advocacy Groups ~ Caregivers ; Labour and Employment Law ~ Caregivers ; Labour and Employment Law ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Peer Support Services ~ Caregivers ~ Internationally Trained Skilled Workers ; Support Group Clearinghouses ~ Caregivers ~ Internationally Trained Skilled Workers ; Talklines/Warmlines ~ Caregivers ~ Internationally Trained Skilled Workers

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