Helpful Links

Community services to better serve you.

Akwesasne Community & Social Services
Features sections on Akwesasne Child & Family Services, Community Support, Restoring Balance and the Family Violence Program.

Bereaved Families of Ontario – Cornwall & Area
Bereaved support groups offered in many ways: Telephone support, Support and Share meetings, One on One discussion, a lending Library and Public Education.

Counselling and Support Services of S.D. & G.
Counselling and Support Services of S.D. & G. is a multi-service, non-profit, accreditedAccreditation is designed to provide an evaluation of the quality of services offered to families and individuals through the non-profit sector. It promotes quality assurance among family serving organizations by providing an evaluation of a service provider’s Governance and Administration, and an evaluation of service programs. organization providing a range of support and services to children, youth, adults and families in the city of Cornwall and the counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry.

K3C Credit Counselling
Helping you put the pieces of your financial situation in order.

S.D. & G. Centre for Injured and Disabled Workers
The SD&G Resource Center for Injured and Disabled workers is a non-profit volunteer organization that helps injured and disabled workers to obtain fair compensation with WSIB, CPP, EI, FBA and insurance claims.

Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area
“building stronger communities”

 

 

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Immigration Services Links

TR Leger Immigration Services
TRLIS is a free resource centre where immigrants and newcomers to Canada can find information about settlement, government services and community services.

City of Cornwall Website
On this web site you will find detailed information on demographics, recent news, the business community and more.

Choose Cornwall
Cornwall is a place where you can succeed, and where your family will thrive

Cornwall & Area Chamber of Commerce
One of Ontario’s oldest established business organizations, the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce has an enviable legacy of service to its community.

Cornwall and the Counties Tourism
Cornwall and the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry have something exciting to do every day of the year. With communities rich in history, a strong connection to the family, endless opportunities for outdoor adventures, and some of the most beautiful scenery in Ontario, Cornwall and the Counties has just what you’re looking for.

Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre
The Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre helps small business owners and entrepreneurs succeed in Cornwall and Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry by offering information, tools and support during your start-up and growth stages of business operation. They also offer seminars, workshops and networking opportunities that are designed with the entrepreneur in mind.

Cornwall Heart of the City
Welcome to the Heart of the City website. This is the site where Cornwall residents, business owners, students, developers, historians and visitors can learn about the vision and plans for the revitalization of Cornwall’s urban core.

Cornwall Public Library
An extensive collection of English and French books, magazines, newspapers, videos, audiocassettes and compact discs. CD ROM reference computers, study facilities and community bulletin boards are also available.

Eastern Ontario Training Board
Labour force development in the counties of Prescott, Russell, Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry by identifying needs and facilitating solutions.

Mohawk Council of Akwesasne
This is the official website for the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne and features all government departments, history, maps, news and links.

Ontario East Economic Development
Ontario East offers you a highly motivated workforce, low costs, premier market access, a fine quality of life and more.

S.D. & G. County Library
The S.D. & G. County Library site offers a complete listing of the 19 library branches in S.D. & G. Also featured are the S.D. & G. Agri-Portal, their new booklist and local information.

United Counties of S.D. & G.
This website features sections on Economic Development, Tourism and Government in the United Counties. It also has a Business Directory.

Art & Technique Academy
Academy of hairstyling and esthetics.

Canada Student Loans and Grants
Guiding you along the path to learning.

Contact North
Ontario’s Distance Education & Training Network

Eastern Ontario Education and Training Centre
“The EOETC offers adolescents in the Youth Program and adults in continuing education programs innovative and flexible programs which will allow them to gain the knowledge, the skills, and the life-long values necessary to become confident, responsible and productive citizens of their community.”

Elegance College
Offering programs in Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Hairstyling and Electrolysis.

Encore Seniors Education Centre
This program offers a variety of learning opportunities to enrich the lives of older adults, utilizing local resources and volunteers. The members of the volunteer board who run the programs and the volunteer instructors are all seniors from the community.

Independent Learning Centre
A distance education institution providing a broad choice of courses and support during your studies. They also offer the General Education Development (GED) Testing Program for adults who have not finished high school and who want to earn the Ontario High School Equivalency Certificate.

Kemptville Agricultural College
The College is a part of the University of Guelph and is involved in Education, Research and Services for the Agri-Food Industry. It offers Certificate Programs, Specialty Courses and Workshops, and Associate Programs in Agriculture, Equine Studies, Food Nutrition and Risk Management and Horticulture.

La Cité collégiale
La Cité collégiale, collège d’arts appliqués et de technologie de langue française, est un des deux collèges de l’Ontario ayant la compétence exclusive de dispenser des programmes et des services en langue française au niveau collégial dans la province.

Ontario College Application Services
A newly-designed site that is an ideal spot to start researching your college education. The user-friendly site is a virtual online information centre that will help you at each stage of the application process.

Ontario Student Assistance Program – OSAP
Provides students planning to attend a postsecondary institution with information about the Ontario Student Assistance Program. OSAP provides assistance in the forms of loans, grants, bursaries, and/or scholarships to assist students in funding their postsecondary education.

Ontario University Application Centre
Provides applicants to undergraduate programs with an on-line application service, information and help needed to guide students through the application process.

Operating Engineers Training Institute of Ontario
The Institute is a training facility for crane and heavy equipment operators. The OETIO’s primary mandate is to train personnel for Ontario’s construction industry which is served by Local 793 of the International Union of Operating Engineers.

Seaway Valley Meat Cutting Institute
The Institute offers a Meat Cutting/Butcher course.

Second Career
Second Career provides laid-off workers with skills training to help them find jobs in high-demand occupations in Ontario, and financial support.

St. Lawrence College
The College has campuses in Cornwall, Kingston and Brockville.

St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Science
The St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences is an incorporated, not-for-profit and charitable organization based in Cornwall, Ontario, dedicated to the enhancement, restoration and protection of river ecosystems through research, education and training.

TR Leger School of Adult, Alternative and Continuing Education
The school offers self-directed and teacher directed courses, independent study and correspondence study for adults of all ages, E.I. recipients and Ontario Works participants, Displaced workers, Secondary school students requiring alternative education, Persons re-entering the world of work, Persons resuming their education, Literacy & Basic Skills Learners and English as a Second Language learners.

Transport Training Centre of Canada
Driver Safety and Trade Skill Development.

Tri-County Literacy Council
Helps adult learners to expand and broaden their knowledge and skills for daily living, speech and language, mathematics, writing and employment.

Westervelt College
Located in London, Ontario, Westervelt College was founded in 1885 and is a leading Southern Ontario college providing career education. Our programs are designed to help students start a new career in the areas of Business, Healthcare, Law, IT or the Service industry.

Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario
Inspired by the teachings of Jesus Christ, we transform the world with justice and peace through Catholic education.

Conseil des ecoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario
French language public education: an unlimited passport to a better world.

Conseil scolaire de district catholique de l’Est Ontarien
Providing education targeting student success by fostering in them pride for the French language, Catholic faith and Franco-Ontarian cultural heritage.

Upper Canada District School Board
The Upper Canada District School Board is a diverse, public educational organization in Eastern Ontario. It consists of dedicated individuals committed to quality education that fosters life-long learning for all, through creative and challenging learning experiences.

Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
The Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) is responsible for the administration of laws relating to education and skills training.

Service Canada
Service Canada is one of the largest federal departments in terms of both its scope and mandate, with programs and services that respond to the needs of children and families, youth, seniors, the unemployed, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal peoples and Seniors.

Employment Standards
Fairness in the workplace is the right of all Ontarians.

Guy Lauzon MP – Stormont – Dundas – Glengarry
The wide range of services provided by the Government of Canada can sometimes seem overwhelming. Guy Lauzon and his team are available to help facilitate your interactions with government departments.

Jim McDonell, MPP – Stormont – Dundas – South Glengarry
Legislative Assembly of Ontario

Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration
The Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration is committed to the full participation of all people living in Ontario – so that they enjoy the richness and benefits of life in the province and contribute to their communities. We work in partnership to help individuals and the diverse communities of the province to flourish.

Ministry of Labour
For information on occupational health and safety, employment rights and responsibilities, labour relations and internal administration.

Ontario Human Rights Commission
Provides information and assistance to protect against discrimination in employment, accommodation, goods, services and facilities and membership in vocational associations and trade unions.

Ontario Works
The Ontario Works / Child Care Department recognizes individual responsibility and promotes self reliance through employment, provides temporary financial assistance to those most in need while they satisfy obligations to become and stay employed, effectively serves people needing social assistance and is accountable to the taxpayers of Ontario.

ServiceOntario
At ServiceOntario, we are committed to providing you with fast, friendly and easy access to Ontario government information and services – online, in person, at kiosks and by phone.

Association Links

First Work
Community insights advancing youth employment.

Ontario Network of Employment Skills Training Projects (ONESTEP)
The Ontario Network of Employment Skills Training Projects (ONESTEP) is a province-wide umbrella organization for organizations that sponsor projects that help unemployed people prepare for, return to and/or maintain employment.

Career Links

Canadian Careers
Explore hundreds of different career area. Try some online interest and skills tests. Learn about current labour market trends.

Contact Point
A Canadian website dedicated to the professional development needs of career counsellors.

Job Hero
We show you the best 10 resume samples by job title so that you can find the perfect words for your resume. Get inspired!

Quint Careers: Career Exploration Tools and Resources
Find some great tools and resources for exploring careers/career exploration — whether a student searching for your first career or an established job-seeker considering a career change.

St. Lawrence College – Career Services
Are you a student looking for part-time, summer or career position? Are you an employer looking to hire a career ready graduate? St. Lawrence College Career Services can offer you a variety of tools and resources to meet your needs. Browse through our site and connect with us.

Immigrant Links

Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials
Information on credential evaluations for further studies or professional qualifications in Canada.

Local Immigration Partnership (LIP) SDG PR
Throughout 2011 the Five Eastern Counties L.I.P. surveyed immigrants, community agencies, local businesses and political leaders on the subject of immigration. The goal of this process was to obtain an accurate assessment of the strengths and challenges in our area and develop a strategy to work together to overcome the challenges, strengthen the weaknesses and promote a welcoming atmosphere for newcomers.

Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants
OCASI was formed in 1978 to act as a collective voice for immigrant-serving agencies and to coordinate response to shared needs and concerns. Its membership is comprised of more than 150 community-based organizations in the province of Ontario.

Settlement.org
Provides newcomers with the helpful tools and answers needed for coming to and living in Ontario, Canada. Over 3000 links on government and community organizations, government forms, city maps, answers to frequently asked questions and various articles, news and events.

World Education Services
Provides information to individuals seeking an evaluation of their academic credentials.

Legal Resource

Steps to Justice – Tutorial
This link brings you to a tutorial on how to use the Steps to Justice website.

Steps to Justice – Website
Steps to Justice provides people in Ontario with step-by-step information about their legal problems.

Literacy Links

Literacy Link Eastern Ontario (LLEO)
Literacy Link Eastern Ontario (LLEO) is a regional literacy network serving literacy programs in eastern Ontario through a variety of referral, sharing, research and development activities.

The Conference Board of Canada
The Conference Board builds leadership for a better Canada by creating and sharing insights on economic trends, public policy and organizational performance.

Other Links

14 Amazing Ways To Make Your Resume Stand Out From The Crowd
These are for your inspiration, not your duplication. They should inspire you, not intimidate you. You don’t need to copy these ideas or try to replicate them. Simply learn from them.

Agilec
With a team of over 170 employment and rehabilitation specialists, case managers, corporate trainers, and support staff, Agilec™ has been helping individuals and organizations since 1985 through award-winning, comprehensive services.

Alpha North Group Ltd. (GTA)
Our focus is to find the best-matched candidates for each job and best-matched job for each candidate! We specialize in temporary, temp-to-hire, permanent and contract placements for Specialists and People without profession. We believe in your success. Contact our representative today!

Best Skills to Put on Your Resume
Together with the Work Experience section, Skills is one of the most important sections of your resume and will play a crucial role in you getting hired or not, therefore we strongly suggest you spend a little bit more time when writing this section.

Brockville Employment and Education Centre
The EEC is a not-for-profit agency that is committed to helping individuals reach their potential through education, employment, volunteering and financial counselling. Services are free of charge.

Canada 411
Canadian Telephone Directory.

Canadian Postal Code Lookup
Canadian Postal Codes listed online.

Canva Résumé Templates
Land your dream job with a professionally designed résumé template that reflects your true potential. Free to customize so you’ll always stand out from the crowd.

Career Edge! – Trenton
A community based non-profit agency that provides employment services to individuals of all ages.

College Grad
Browse jobs by level, title, industry, location and employer.

CSE Consulting (Brockville, Prescott, Kemptville)
Our philosophy is to support adults who are seeking to increase their potential…

Employment Planning and Counselling – Peterborough
A not-for-profit organization, a community based, community-focused provider of programs, services and resources, to assist both individuals and employers with their employment and training goals.

Employment Services Centre of Prescott-Russell
We are subsidized by different levels of government (provincial and federal) to offer employment services to people looking for work as well as selection and hiring services to area employers.

GIAG – Glengarry Inter-Agency Group Inc.
GIAG Employment Services is a non-profit community organization operating under Groupe Inter-Agence Glengarry Inter-Agency Group Inc. We offer free employment services to Glengarry residents

House of Lazarus
The House of Lazarus is a community outreach mission that offers food, clothing and pastoral care. We have a Food Bank, Thrift Shop (clothing) and a ​Household Goods Shop.

How to Make a Resume 101

How to Write a Professional Resume or CV
Examples helping you optimize style, format, choices, and much more.

How to Write a Resume – Youth Centered 
The information on this page offers some tips and advice on how to make your resume the best it can be.

Interview Skills
The ultimate guide to passing any interview.

Kingston KEYS
This Employment Resource Centre is open to anyone in the Kingston Community regardless of age or source of income. KEYS offers everything you could need for a job search including free access to computers, internet job bank kiosk, photocopier, fax machine and a variety of career-related resources and information.

META Vocational Services (Belleville)
META Vocational Services Inc. is committed to client-centered employment and vocational rehabilitation services in a team oriented environment across Southern Ontario.

Mind Tools: Communication Skills
Become a skilled business communicator.

No-Experience Resume
Even internships, summer positions, and entry-level roles seem to demand a certain level of practical experience. And if a company doesn’t demand an established work history in its job posting, chances are there are still going to be experienced applicants vying for the position. So how can unseasoned students compete for these roles?

Open Colleges – How to Write a Resume
Consulting with industry experts, Open Colleges has complied this comprehensive guide on how to put together a resume. Learn how to use social media to find a job role, network, and gain and succeed at an interview. If you want to land your ultimate job role, browse our tips.

Personal Branding for Job Seekers 101

The Ultimate Guide to Building a CV
This valuable resource will equip you with all you need to know in order to successfully represent yourself via your CV, thereby substantially improving your employability prospects.

Uptowork – How to Make a Resume

Victoria County Career Services
Victoria County Career Services is located in the Whitney Town Centre in Lindsay. Services include career planning, retraining, job search techniques and resume development, to ensure success in reaching employment goals.

Young Workers On The Job
You’re under 25. And you’re eager to work and contribute your ideas. Did you know that you have rights protecting you against workplace health and safety hazards, and to ensure that you are treated fairly? Employers and supervisors have duties under the law to protect you. Check out our resources to learn more about your rights and responsibilities on the job.

YSB Employment Services – Ottawa
The Youth Services Bureau is a large social services agency serving nearly 3500 unique individuals per month. There are four core programming areas; Employment, Community Services, Mental Health and Youth Justice.

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