Employment & Social Services

Employment and Social Services (Les services sociaux et d'emploi de Toronto) provides employment supports, financial benefits and social supports to people living in Toronto. Our Employment Centres are open to all Toronto residents, and our staff provide a range of services including helping people with:

• finding a job or the training they need to find work,
• accessing financial benefits available through the Ontario Works program, and
• connecting to health, housing, childcare and other social services.

Read more about Toronto Employment & Social Services.

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Job Seekers

Help with job search, career planning, education and training.  

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We can connect you to skilled and qualified job seekers and financial incentives.

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Ontario Works

Financial assistance and employment supports for low-income people.


News and Events

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LGBTQ2S youth aged 18-29, friends and allies are invited to join us for a networking event with netWORKS mentors. 

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Careers in Health Care Recruitment Event

On October 19, Employment & Social Services is hosting an east-end hiring event for qualified PSWs, DSWs and RPNs who currently receive Ontario Works Assistance.

Success Stories

Photos of successful job seekers: Zahra, Sondley and Oscar

Success Story Spotlights

Workforce Development success stories about job seekers, employer partnerships and employment initiatives.