Women's Centre of York Region

Site: Women's Centre of York Region

Service: Enterprising Careers

Record Details
Alternate Name WCYR ; Womens Centre of York Region
Office Phone 905-853-9270
Toll Free Phone 1-855-853-9270
Fax 905-853-9271
Website www.wcyr.ca/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/WomensCentreYR
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/womenscentreyr
Primary Contact Carrie Praught, Coordinator, Office and Program Administration; Phone: 905-853-9270 ext 205; Email: cpraught@wcyr.ca
Alternate Contact Iara Encinas, Coordinator & Facilitator of Enterprising Careers; Phone: ext 104; Email: iencinas@wcyr.ca
Primary Executive Catherine Curtis, Executive Director; Phone: ext 101; Email: CatherineC@wcyr.ca
Description (Service) Working in collaboration with existing employment programs in the region, women can take the first steps toward becoming "job ready" by assessing their skills, making decisions about career paths, or furthering their education * through a combination of individual consultation and group sessions, Enterprising Careers connects women to the resources available in York Region and to each other * fall 2017 sessions listed below, see website for additional session locations

Fall’17 Friday mornings 9:30am-12:30pm, starting Sept 15th, 2017
In partnership with Aurora Public Library, 15145 Yonge Street, Aurora

Fall’17 Tuesday mornings 9:30am-12:30pm, starting Sept 26th, 2017
Women’s Centre of York Region, 120 Harry Walker Parkway North, Newmarket

Fall’17 Wednesday mornings 9:30am-12:30pm, starting Sept 27th, 2017
Hosted by: Yorkworks Employment Services, 20887 Dalton Rd, unit 4&5, Sutton

Richmond Hill
Fall’17 Wednesday mornings 9:30am-12:30pm, starting Sept 27th, 2017
York Regional Police District #2 – Community Room, 171 Major Mackenzie Drive West, Richmond Hill

Fall’17 Thursday mornings, 9:30am-12:30pm, starting Oct 5th, 2017
Hosted by: Yorkworks Employment Services, 111 Sandiford Dr, 2nd floor, Stouffville

Fall’17 Thursday mornings 9:30am-12:30pm, starting Sept 28th, 2017
Hosted by: Vaughan Welcome Centre, 9100 Jane St. #56-67, Vaughan

Fall’17 Saturday mornings 9:30am-12:30pm, starting Oct 14th, 2017
Hosted by: Markham North Welcome Centre, 8400 Woodbine Avenue #102, Markham
Hours Contact for hours * Office hours 9 am - 4:30 pm
Dates Annual general meeting Nov 28 2017 6:30 pm - 7 pm
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Application All candidates must attend an orientation session before beginning the program
Languages English
Fees Program ; None
Site Location Newmarket
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
120 Harry Walker Pkwy N
Newmarket, ON L3Y 7B2
View MapQuest Map
Intersection North of Davis Drive, West of the 404
Physical Access Accessible
Service Categories Career Counselling ~ Women ; Prejob Guidance ~ Women


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