Ontario Works' goal is to help people overcome barriers that are preventing them from obtaining sustainable employment.

People and groups achieve their potential in different ways and at different rates. We build on the experience and assets that individuals or groups bring with them.

Employment Support

There are many resources available to get participants started with their job search.

Our Resource Centres are available to assist Ontario Works participants with their job search.  The Centres supply a variety of services and tools in a friendly “one-stop-shop” location.  Here are some of the services offered:

  1. Computers and software for typing resumes and cover letters
  2. Online job banks
  3. Fax machine    
  4. Photocopier
  5. Internet access
  6. Information on training, education and community resources    
  7. Newspapers
  8. Industrial directories    
  9. Telephone (for employer related calls).