Employment Ontario can help you get the training, skills, and experience you need to achieve your goals. Through local offices across Ontario, they work to connect people looking for work with employers looking for workers and to help with job search and employment and training opportunities. For more information on Employment Ontario programs province-wide, visit the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training, and Skills Development information page at https://www.ontario.ca/page/employment-ontario.   

Employment Services  

The Employment Services program is designed to offer the right employment-related supports based on your needs. Whether this is access to resource centres or working closely with an Employment Consultant on your job search, local ES providers are here to support you.  

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Literacy and Basic Skills 

The Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) program helps adults in Ontario to develop and apply communication, numeracy, interpersonal and digital skills to achieve their goals. The LBS program serves learners who have goals to successfully transition to employment, post-secondary, apprenticeship, secondary school, and increased independence. The program includes learners who may have a range of barriers to learning. 

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Employment Ontario Offices


ontrac Employment Resource Services
16 Edward Street South, Suite 120
Arnprior, Ontario
Phone: (613) 623-4680
Email: arnprior@getontrac.ca
Website: www.getontrac.ca

Barry’s Bay    

Community Employment Services (Barry’s Bay)
19536 Opeongo Line
Barry’s Bay, Ontario
Phone: (613) 756-8079
Email: ces@algonquincollege.com 
Website: www.algonquincollege.com/pembroke-employment/

Carleton Place

Canadian Career Academy
The Employment Resource Centre (ERC)
92 Bridge Street
Carleton Place, Ontario
Phone: (613) 257-3237
Website: www.canadacareer.ca

Deep River

Employment Service 
1 Champlain Street, Unit A
Deep River, Ontario
Phone: (613) 584-1717
Email: drpa.pmfrc@pmfrc.org
Website: www.petawawaemployment.ca


Community Employment Services (Eganville)
240 Bridge Street
Eganville, Ontario
Phone: (613) 628-1700
Email: ces@algonquincollege.com 
Website: www.algonquincollege.com/pembroke-employment/


Community Employment Services (Pembroke)
141 Lake Street
Pembroke, Ontario
Phone: (613) 735-4308
Email: ces@algonquincollege.com
Website: www.algonquincollege.com/pembroke-employment/


Community Employment Services (Perth)
The Factory – Suite 102
40 Sunset Boulevard Perth, Ontario
Phone: (613) 267-1381
Email: esperth@algonquincollege.com
Website: www.algonquincollege.com/perth-employment/


Petawawa Employment Service
3025 Petawawa Blvd., Unit D
Petawawa, Ontario
Phone: (613) 687-1717
Email: pa.pmfrc@bellnet.ca 
Website: www.petawawaemployment.ca


ontrac Employment Resource Services
270 Argyle Street South
Renfrew, Ontario
Phone: (613) 432-3424
Email: renfrew@getontrac.ca
Website: www.getontrac.ca

Smiths Falls

ontrac Employment Resource Services
52 Abbott Street North, Unit 2
Smiths Falls, Ontario
Phone: (613) 283-6978
Email: smithsfalls@getontrac.ca
Website: www.getontrac.ca

Employment Ontario services are funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.