Simcoe Muskoka Skillforce

Site: Barrie

Service: Simcoe Muskoka Local Board

Record #: BAR1610
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 20 Sep 2023


Description (Service) Simcoe/Muskoka Skillforce functions as a Regional Literacy Network and Local Workforce Development Board

Workforce Planning Board is an independent regional advisory body led by local business and labour sectors and including representation from other community stakeholders
  • engages communities in a locally-driven process to identify and respond to key employment and training trends, opportunities and priorities to help improve conditions of the local labour market
  • facilitates a local planning process and opportunities where community organizations and institutions agree to initiate and/or implement joint actions, activities and projects
  • organizes events and activities that promote the importance of education, training and skills upgrading​

Service Details

Public Comments The Simcoe Muskoka Workforce Development Board and the Simcoe Muskoka Literacy Network have amalgamated, the combined agency is now called Simcoe Muskoka Skillforce
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Community agencies and other labour market partners
Application Call for information
Languages English - Some publications available in French * website available in French
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
18 Alliance Blvd, Unit 22
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 5A5
Intersection St Vincent St and Bell Farm Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-725-1011
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Instagram Instagram:
LinkedIn LinkedIn:
Primary Contact Shari Menard, Executive Director, Simcoe Muskoka Skillforce; Email:
Alternate Contact Mat Boisselle, Project Facilitator; Email:

Agency Overview