YWCA Hamilton Employment Services for Newcomers

An employment readiness program for newcomer women and gender-diverse folks. Employment Counsellors and Job Developers identify clients' strengths and address challenges that they may face when seeking to enter or re-enter the workforce. Some of the services offered include:

  • One on One Employment Counselling
  • Career Assessment
  • Weekly Employment Related Workshops
  • Information Sessions with Guest Speakers from Various Walks of Life
  • Point Of Sale(POS)/Digital Cash Register Training
  • Job Fairs with Top Employers in Hamilton and Area
Organizations that offer this Service
YWCA Hamilton
Sites that offer this Service
YWCA MacNab Main Location

75 MacNab St S
Hamilton, ON
L8P 3C1


Participants must:

  • identify as a woman, gender-diverse or non-binary and;
  • be a Permanent Resident, Protected Person/Convention Refugee, a Live-in Caregiver with an approved work permit or a Ukrainian National or their dependent in Canada.
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Last Full Update
July 17, 2023