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All YMCA before and after school programs will remain closed following the April Break due to the provincial order to close schools to in-person learning. All YMCA School Age Child Care payments will be suspended at this time, with the exception of outstanding payments.
All YMCA Health, Fitness & Aquatics facilities remain temporarily closed due to the province-wide stay-at-home order. All active memberships will be placed on hold as of April 3rd and no membership payments will be collected. For complete info please read our Updates to Members.

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Employment Services for the Job Seeker

Your job is out there and we'll help you find it. There is a YMCA program or service designed to support your individual needs. Unemployed/laid off? Need education or training? New to Ontario? New to the workforce? Interested in working in a skilled trade? You'll receive personalized help with your resume and cover letter, job search, matching and placement, as well as mock interviews to...

Youth Job Connection

Are you​between 15 to 29 years old ​and ​having trouble finding a job? Your job is out there. We'll help you find it. We can help by providing more intensive supports beyond traditional job search and placement opportunities. These include: Paid pre-employment training to promote job-readiness; Job matching and paid job placements, with placement supports for participants and hiring...

Skills for Steel - Job Seekers

Are you a job seeker interested in applying for Skills for Steel? Who is eligible? Unemployed or working less than 20 hours a week or living on low household income 18+ years old Not in school Legally entitled to work in Canada Interest in a career in the Steel Industry Skills for Steel is being offered in Hamilton, Brantford, Niagara and Cambridge-Kitchener-Waterloo. Skills for Steel includes:...