Get Experience

Experience is key in this day and age to giving yourself a competitive edge when entering the workforce. Below are some of the Ways that an Employment Ontario Agency can help you gain valuable experience to set you on the career pathway to success by helping you find:

  • Volunteering Opportunities
  • Skilled Trades / Apprenticeships
  • Paid Work Placements
  • Financial Support


Find contacts below that can help connect you to the experience you need to enter the workforce.


YMCA of Greater Toronto, North York Dufferin Street YMCA Centre 

Maria J. de Carlos Vazquez

Job Skills Counsellor

Phone (416-635-9622 ext. 31100)

Email (


Next Steps Employment Centre

Phone (416-395-9559)

Email (


JVS Toronto

Phone (416-649-1693)