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Markham North Welcome Centre


Markham North Welcome Centre

Job Skills is one of five lead agencies operating Welcome Centre Immigrant Services locations in York Region, responsible for the Markham North location at 8400 Woodbine Avenue. Services available include: settlement and integration services, English language training, accreditation and qualifications information, employment supports and other services based on community needs (such as legal services, mental health services, culturally-appropriate family counselling, etc.)

Visit the Welcome Centre website to find the Markham North Centre-specific calendar and flyers promoting various activities, or call the Centre at 289-846-3645.

Employment Support Services

In addition to the Job Search Workshops Program and a Resource Area (with staff-supported access to computers with Internet, wifi, fax machine, photocopiers, scanners, telephones, webcams/headphones and a Job Board that houses both employment opportunities and labour market information), Employment Settlement Specialists are available to provide one-to-one assistance including career exploration, Return to Work Action Plans and job search coaching, as well as referrals to other services if required, giving structure and momentum to the job search process. For more information about Employment Settlement Services at the Markham North Welcome Centre, call 289-846-3645 or send an email to Welcome Centre Info

Employment Settlement Specialists at the York Region Welcome Centres are funded by United Way Greater Toronto.