Programs for persons with visible and invisible disabilities

Programs for persons aged

15 - 29

Programs for persons aged 20 and up

Programs and settlement services for persons new to Canada

Programs for businesses and organizations

Collaborations that enhance the delivery of community services

OUrMISSION

JobStart empowers clients and employers to maximize their potential through participation in a variety of career and personal growth programs and services

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COVID-19 Notice

JobStart is taking precautions to ensure the safety, health and well-being of our employees, clients, visitors and our communities. 

 

All JobStart locations are temporarily closed.

HOWEVER, JobStart staff will 

CONTINUE TO PROVIDE SERVICES 
to our stakeholders over the phone, email, internet, etc.

as our organization is not shutting down. 


Please Contact Us:

416-231-2295

info@jobstart.org

We will be checking our 
voicemail and email on a regular basis.
Please leave a message on our voicemail and we

will get back to you as soon as possible.

 

 


We are working towards virtual workshops, information sessions and training sessions and will update our website when they are available to our customers.


Thank you for your understanding

Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000.
Ontario Self Assessment Tool:  https://www.ontario.ca/page/2019-novel-coronavirus

  

HOLIDAY NOTICE

41 Chauncey Avenue Location:

 

*Holiday Schedule for the Weeks of December 23, 2019 and December 30, 2019.

                                                                             

Week of December 23 and 30, 2019

                             Monday, December 23 – Friday, December 27, 2019           *Closed for the Week

* Newcomer Settlement Services (NSP) and Newcomer Community Integration Program (NCIP) services are available at our Dufferin location on Tuesday, December 31, 2019.
 

*Manulife Empowering Women to Employment services are available at our Lake Shore location on Monday, December 30, and Tuesday, December 31, 2019 – refer to the hours below.  For Toronto West Local Immigration Partnership (TWLIP) contact 416-253-2709.

 

 

Week of December 30, 2019:

                                        Monday, December 30, 2019           Closed
                                       Tuesday, December 31, 2019           Closed

                                              Wed. January 1, 2020                 Closed – Statutory Holiday (New Year’s Day)

                                             Thursday January 2, 2020             Open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

                                              Friday January 3, 2020                 Open 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

 

**2930 Lake Shore Blvd. W. and 219 Dufferin Street, Suite 1C Locations:
 

                      Holiday Schedule for the Weeks of December 23, 2019 and December 30, 2019                       

 

Week of December 23, 2019:

                              Monday December 23, 2019                        Open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

                              Tuesday, December 24, 2019                      Open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

                              Wednesday, December 25, 2019               Closed – Statutory Holiday (Christmas Day)

                              Thursday, December 26, 2019                   Closed - Statutory Holiday (Boxing Day)

                              Friday December 27, 2019                           Open 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

                                                                             

Week of December 30, 2019:

                              *Monday, December 30, 2019                      Open 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

                             *Tuesday December 31, 2019                       Open 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

                              Wednesday, January 1, 2020                     Closed – Statutory Holiday (New Year’s Day)

                              Thursday January 2, 2020                            Open 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

                              Friday January 3, 2020                                 Open 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

                                                                             

**No Evening Hours the Weeks of December 23 and December 30, 2019. 

 


Regular Business Hours Resume at all JobStart locations on Monday, January 6, 2020

HOLIDAY NOTICE

All JobStart locations will be closed on Monday, February 17, 2020

for Family Day - Public Holiday.

  

41 Chauncey Avenue

Toronto, ON  M8Z 2Z2

  

219 Dufferin Street Ste. 1C

Toronto, ON  M6K 3J1

  

2930 Lake Shore Blvd. W.

Toronto, ON  M8V 1J4

  

JobStart will re-open on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 for regular business hours at 9:00 a.m.

 

If you have any questions, please speak to one of the staff, who would be pleased to assist you.

 

Sorry for any inconvenience

Notice of Temporary Disruption of Elevator

There is a temporary disruption for the use of the elevator at
JobStart’s 2930 Lake Shore Blvd. W. location.

 

The elevator is temporarily unavailable due to repairs.
It is anticipated the elevator will be functional on Wednesday, August 28, 2019. 

 

All programs and services will be fully operational during the temporary disruption.  This building will be open for service during normal business hours even though the elevator will not be in use. 

 

Alternative services are available and accessible at:

  1. VPI Working Solutions - 56 Aberfoyle Crescent Suite 600,

       Etobicoke, Ontario M8X 2W4

       (416) 255-8400

2.    Humber College – 555 Burnhamthorpe Rd,

        Etobicoke, ON M9C 2Y3

        416-234-8942

 

We recommend you check for updates on JobStart’s website www.jobstart.org  or
call JobStart at 416-231-2295 for when the elevator will be in use.

 

We apologize for any inconvenience caused and

thank you for your understanding and patience.

What's Happening Right Now at JobStart

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Opening Hours
Monday : 9am - 5 pm
Tuesday : 9am - 7pm* 
​​Wed -Thurs : 9am - 5pm
Friday : 9am - 4pm
*except for our Chauncey location, which is 9am - 5pm
Contact Us
JobStart is a fragrance free environment
Our Funders:
Government of Canada
Government of Canada IRCC
Employment Ontario
ODSP Employment Support
Government of Ontario
United Way Greater Toronto
Ontario Trillium Foundation

OUrMISSION

JobStart empowers clients and employers to maximize their potential through participation in a variety of career and personal growth programs and services