Durham Region Unemployed Help Centre

Whether you're looking for a job, or wanting to hire new skilled job ready employees , the Durham Region Unemployed Help Centre can help. Locations in Pickering and Oshawa, Ontario, Canada.
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Age Friendly Fair

On October 24th, City of Pickering Residents, age 55+ are invited to the Age Friendly Information & Active Living Fair. Complimentary lunch for the first 200 people to register.   Read Employment E-News – October 2018 – Celebrating 35 Years! Image provided by http://www.1COMMUNITY1.ca Advertisements

Newcomer Volunteer Fair

An opportunity for newcomers to find the perfect volunteer opportunity! Speakers and local community organizations will provide insights into Canadian workplace culture, the benefits of volunteering when job searching and settling in a new community, Not a newcomer to Canada? You’re welcome too! Oshawa Public Libraries – McLaughlin Branch 65 Bagot Street, Oshawa Wednesday, October … Continue reading

Adjusting to a New Country

Newcomers, take care of yourselves! Visit the Pickering Welcome Centre for a conversation about feeling well and staying healthy when you are adjusting to a new country. We will share tips and information for you and your family. Pickering Welcome Centre, Unit 5 Wednesday, October 17, 2018 11:30am – 12:00pm Light refreshments available. View the … Continue reading

Financial Assistance

Are you or someone you know headed back to school this fall? Financial assistance, scholarships or grants may be available. LEARN how saving, planning and paying for your education is within reach. TRAIN to gain hands-on work experience. WORK to create the life that you want. Visit the Government of Canada website.   Read Employment … Continue reading

Durham Region, Help Form Your Community

The next municipal election is on Monday, October 22, 2018. Help form your community by voting. Information about elections for mayors, regional councillors, local councillors, and school board trustees, and registering as a third party advertiser, is available on your local area municipality’s election web page. View the Durham Region’s Municipal Elections webpage for information. … Continue reading

It Pays to Know

Do you have enough money to cover your expenses? A budget can help you adjust your expenses where you can. The Government of Canada’s “Making a Budget” website outlines the following: Why make a budget Considerations before you start a budget Tips to help you make a budget Tips to help you stick to your … Continue reading

Accessible Canada

Almost 14% of Canadians (3.8 million people) over the age of 15 identify as having a disability – though the numbers are likely much higher. The Government of Canada has introduced Bill C-81, the Accessible Canada Act: An Act to Ensure a Barrier-free Canada to benefit all Canadians, especially those with disabilities. Accessibility in Canada … Continue reading

Durham Smart Cities Forum

On September 29th, 2018, the Durham Region is hosting “Hello Tomorrow: Durham Smart Cities Forum” at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) in Oshawa. The Region of Durham is looking at technology solutions to strengthen decision making and improve service delivery for the people who live and work in our communities. Be part … Continue reading

Effects of Minimum Wage Hike

According to a recent Huffington Post article, Ontario’s Minimum wage hike didn’t kill jobs in Ontario. While some experts argue that minimum wage hikes do not negatively impact strong economies, others are not in agreement. When the minimum wage in Ontario was raised to $14/hr many experts believed it would harm job creation in the … Continue reading

Newcomer Recruiter Event

Newcomers, join us for a special recruitment event at the Pickering Welcome Centre. Representatives in the fields of Human Resources, Engineering, Hospitality, Federal Employment and various other sectors will be on-site to share key job search tips. Understand what employers are looking for and how to target your résumé. Get one-on-one interview feedback from sector … Continue reading