Site: Toronto Parliament Services

Service: Ontario Employment Services, Toronto Parliament Services

Address & Phone Numbers
Office Phone 416-964-9797
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-1179
Fax 416-964-6112
Address 595 Parliament St
Main Fl
Toronto, ON
Canada M4X 1P9
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Mailing Address Canada M4X 1P9
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Execs & Contacts
Primary Contact Tonie Chaltas, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 905-949-0049 ext 5555
Alternate Contact Corinne Hamilton, Manager, Employment Services
Geographical details
Intersection Parliament St and Wellesley St E
Access details
Hours COVID19 -- in-person services by appointment only

Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Eligibility Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers
Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school
Application Call; employers may submit Canada-Ontario Job Grant online applications to this site -- call for details ; for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario Contact Centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit
Languages Program delivered in English; assistance provided in languages listed
Fees None
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms ; metered street parking close to entrance
Description (Service) COVID-19 -- some in-person services available by appointment only; small group workshops held onsite with distancing protocols in place; online and phone support options continue

Comprehensive employment and job search services
  • assessment of skills, interests and experience
  • job search strategies, including resume preparation
  • information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities
  • on-the-job training, work experience
  • help in maintaining employment
  • information and referral to other employment and community services
Better Jobs Ontario Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

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
Canada-Ontario Job Grant -- financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees
  • available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employees