The Women's Centre of Halton

Site: Oakville

Service: Employment Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-847-5520
E-Mail support@thewomenscentreofhalton.com
Website thewomenscentreofhalton.com/oakville/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheWomensCentreofHalton/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/womenscentreofhalton/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/the-women's-centre/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/womenscentrehal
Primary Contact Linda Snider, Operations Manager; Phone: 905-847-9104
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1999
Funding Provincial - Ontario Women's Directorate ; Grants ; United Way - Halton & Hamilton
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Employment Services teach a variety of skills in a woman-centred environment.  
* personal skills assessments 
* unique approach to barriers that are faced by women entering the work force, tailored to specific needs 
* explore educational opportunities or career advancement 
* explore job markets, target appropriate organizations 
* learn to self-promote 
* teaches resume/cover letter writing  
* job searching, interviewing and networking skills  
* networking, self-marketing 
* write sample thank you letters, follow up calls scripts 
* attend information sessions/career fairs 
* explore self-employment options 
 
Group workshops and individual coaching available. 
 
* five week series offered five times yearly * call for information
Hours * Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 10 am-3 pm  
* Mon evening 6 pm-8:30 pm  
* Sat 10 am-12 noon 
* additional hours for support groups, workshops & courses
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Women
Application Call for registration and information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
South Oakville Centre (formerly Hopedale Mall)
1515 Rebecca St, 2nd Flr, Suite 229
Oakville, ON L6L 5G8
 
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Intersection Third Line and Rebecca St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Main Category Community Programs ; Employment / Training
Secondary Category Career Counselling ; Community Recreation Centres ; Job Search Support / Training
Service Categories Career Counselling ~ Women ; Prejob Guidance ~ Women ; Women's Centres

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