Year Round

Employment Center Workshop and Information Sessions (Tropicana Community Services program)

A series of workshops and information sessions available to help with your job search and career development. Employment Center Calendar – Tropicana Community.


June 1 – August 3

Scarborough Seniors Financial Wellness Project (Heritage Skills Development Centre and Canada program)

Every Tuesday. A free online Financial Health and Management Workshops that aims to provide support to Seniors 55+ to improve their knowledge and understanding of financial management. This 10-week series of workshops will allow participants increase their confidence and competence in dealing with financial matters and enable them to make a firmed financial decision in this current situation. Throughout the workshop, participants will learn Basic Financial Literacy, Money Management, Retirement and Saving Plan, Personalize Financial Plan, Online Financial Service Navigation, Fraud Protection, Debt Management, and more. From 4:00 to 5:30 pm.

Register online or contact info@hsdconline.org or call 416 345 1613.


June 15

Culinary Training for Newcomers – Zoom (PCPI Program)

Starts June 15th A 12-week on-line culinary program with an opportunity to network with peers in the community while you experience Canadian and ethnic cooking. You will learn basic culinary art techniques, food safety, nutrition, and food recipes from a qualified instructor as well as from other program participants to be eligible for this program you should be 17 years or older and Permanent Resident or Convention Refugee. Classes run from June 15 to September 2, every Tuesday and Thursday, from 10:00 to 11:30 am.

Contact: Linda 416-261-0389 / fernandes@careerplan.net


June 21

NEXT STEP – Employment Essentials: Career Exploration + Job Preparation + Work Placement (YSM Program)

Starts June 21st For youth Ages 18-29 and currently on Ontario Works. This is a 5 Week online workshop program, plus 2 weeks to 6 months of job placement. Through this program you will gain awareness of strengths & challenges, develop individualized career & life goals, and gain valuable experience. You will also have access to Evergreen FREE services (health/dental, counselling, free meals, etc.).  There are more than $1000 worth of incentives. START DATES: June 21, Aug 2nd, & Sept 13th

Contact: Glen (437) 240-3896, OR Alyssa (416)728-7152


June 28

BLISC (Skills for Change, BCAP, Accenture, and Catherine Donnelly Foundation Program)

Starts June 28th. For youths and adults. The Black Leadership Institute on Social Action for Change (BLISC) is a leadership program for the upliftment of the Black community. The aim of the program is to create community leaders who will eventually lead programs or initiatives of their own that will benefit their communities. The program will provide 10-week leadership training cohorts to Black youth and adults equipping them with the requisite skills needed to lead in this new and progressive environment of Social Action and Change. Learn leadership skills, self-development, team development, and strategic thinking. Change for social justice. Development of community practice – becoming changemakers. Public speaking skills. Understanding the business behind building organizations.

Register by calling 416 658 3101 ext. 228 or email bcap@skillsforchange.org


August 2

NEXT STEP – Employment Essentials: Career Exploration + Job Preparation + Work Placement (YSM Program)

Starts Aug 2nd. For youth Ages 18-29 and currently on Ontario Works. This is a 5 Week online workshop program, plus 2 weeks to 6 months of job placement. Through this program you will gain awareness of strengths & challenges, develop individualized career & life goals, and gain valuable experience. You will also have access to Evergreen FREE services (health/dental, counselling, free meals, etc).  There are more than $1000 worth of incentives. START DATES: Aug 2nd, & Sept 13th

Contact: Glen (437) 240-3896, OR Alyssa (416)728-7152


September 13

NEXT STEP – Employment Essentials: Career Exploration + Job Preparation + Work Placement (YSM Program)

Starts Sept 13th. For youth Ages 18-29 and currently on Ontario Works. This is a 5 Week online workshop program, plus 2 weeks to 6 months of job placement. Through this program you will gain awareness of strengths & challenges, develop individualized career & life goals, and gain valuable experience. You will also have access to Evergreen FREE services (health/dental, counselling, free meals, etc).  There are more a than $1000 worth of incentives. START DATES: Sept 13th

Contact: Glen (437) 240-3896, OR Alyssa (416)728-7152