The Unemployed Help Centre is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to meeting the needs of the unemployed; economically challenged in the Windsor; Essex County area since 1977. We are a community-based agency, governed by a Board of Directors. We are funded through federal, provincial, and municipal government grants, United Way, and private donations.
Programs/Services Offered at NO COST to YOU: JOB RELATED: - One-on-one Job Search Assistance - Accessing the Hidden Job Market - Job Search in the Digital World - Job Search Skills - Resumes Writing - Cover Letters - On-the-job Training - Interview Techniques - Fully equipped Resource & Information Centre (for all your job search needs) - Workshops BASIC SERVICES: - Food Bank - Coats for Kids - Income Tax Assistance - Energy Assistance - Community Garden - Plentiful Harvest Food Rescue Program NEWCOMER PROGRAMS (not yet a Canadian Citizen): - English Classes (CLB 2-7) - Computer Training/Workplace Essentials - Certification Training for Customer Related Jobs (such those related to the Tourism & Hospitality sector) - On-site Care for Newcomer Children - Transportation Assistance YOUTH PROGRAMS (ages 18-29) - Skills Bridge - Youth Connection OLDER WORKERS PROGRAM (ages 55-64) - Targeted Initiative for Older Workers OTHER PROGRAMS - Pre-Apprenticeship for Cooks/Bakers Training - Literacy and Basic Skills Program - GED Preparation Program - Second Career - Job Creation Partnership EMPLOYER PROGRAMS - Job Matching Placement and Incentives - Canada Ontario Job Grant - Free Job Postings - Closure Services - Employer Workshops in our Resource & Information Centre "We are wheelchair accessible and are located on a bus route (Ottawa 4 to the front door)" For more information visit us at www.uhc.ca or call 519-944-4900 for an appointment and talk to one-on-one to see how we can help you with your employment and/or education/training goals.
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PLEASE NOTE: Windsor is open on the 2nd Saturday and Belle River the 4th Saturday ONLY. Belle River is also only open on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday Evening of the month (4:00 - 7:30 pm).
- Career Training
- Career Opportunities
- Resume Services
- Career Transition
- Resume Screening
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