Record #: ORI1647
Last Modified: 10 Apr 2024
Last Full Update: 01 Mar 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 opportunities
  • help in maintaining employment
  • information and referral to other employment and community services

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 workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience
  • support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Orillia
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.
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 Georgian College, Orillia Campus
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
825 Memorial Ave
Orillia, ON
Canada L3V 6S2
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-329-3102 ; 1-800-387-5656, Toll Free
TTY Phone 1-866-533-6339
Fax 705-325-8872
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Primary Contact Angela Wiggins, Resource and Information Specialist; Phone: 705-418-3061; Email:
Alternate Contact Holly Hie, Manager, Employment Services; Phone: 249-388-2136; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 2316 
Orillia, ON 
Canada L3V 6S2

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