YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka

Site: Huntsville - King William St

Service: Integrated Employment Services

Record #: MUS2127
Last Modified: 11 Apr 2024
Last Full Update: 26 Feb 2024


Description (Service)

Employment resources and coaching to find sustainable employment in Ontario

  • assessment of skills, interests and abilities
  • job search strategies and support, including resume development and interview preparation
  • information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and opportunities
  • help in maintaining employment
  • information and referral to other employment and community services

All services at this site can be tailored to meet the needs of all client groups

Better Jobs Ontario

Skills training and financial support for laid off workers

  • training program must demonstrate good job prospects
  • financial support based on need, may include tuition, instructional costs, books, transportation and/or a basic living allowance

Services for employers -- help in identifying human resource skills requirements

  • matching of workplace needs to worker's skills, capabilities, interests and experience
  • support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention

Canada-Ontario Job Grant -- financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees

  • available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employees

Service Details

Hours Phone and remote service: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Drop-In Service and Appointments: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Huntsville ; Midland ; Parry Sound District
Eligibility Individuals of legal working age and not attending full time school or training; must be resident of Ontario and eligible to work in Canada.
Services at this site can be tailored to meet the needs of individual client groups including: Indigenous peoples, older workers, persons with disabilities, persons on social assistance, immigrants / newcomers, students, women, youth and businesses.
Better Jobs Ontario
  • laid off individuals who are currently unemployed
  • individuals from low-income households experiencing labour market challenges
Application Call for Information
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Site Location Across from Shopper's Drug Mart
Located In Community Huntsville
Address & Map
60 King William St
Huntsville, ON
Canada P1H 1G3
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Intersection King William St and Meadow Park Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-787-0349
Fax 705-787-0512
E-Mail huntsvilleerc@sm.ymca.ca
Website https://www.ymcaofsimcoemuskoka.ca
Primary Contact Mary Ellen Fetterly, Team Leader; Email: maryellen.fetterly@sm.ymca.ca
Mailing Address 60 King William St 
Huntsville, ON 
Canada P1H 1G3

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