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Victim Services of
Waterloo Region

Resourceful Links

Employment Assistance Links

The following links are provided to victims and the general public in obtaining additional information and assistance on victimization issues. Should you know of a link that should be added, please email it to: [email protected]

Focus for Ethnic Women
Offers a variety of programs to meet the unique and special needs of immigrant and visible minority women in our community.
http://www.few.on.ca/

Kitchener Human Resource Centre of Canada
Providing a variety of employment related services.
http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/tbsc-fsco/sc-dsp.jsp?lang=eng&rc=3580

 

Kitchener-Waterloo Multicultural Centre
As part of their settlement services, they provide help writing resumes and / or cover letters, advice about job search techniques, filling out application forms and referrals to employment services.
http://www.kwmc.on.ca/html/projects.htm

 

KW Jobs
Employment listings in the Kitchener/Waterloo area.
http://www.kwjobs.com/

 

Goodwill Industries Association 
We are a not-for-profit community organization which enriches work, life and community potentials through preeminent programs and services that: Enhance the employability of those with barriers, special needs or diminished opportunities and provide and recycle affordable basic goods and services.
https://goodwillindustries.ca/home/

 

Lutherwood
Helping people to find work or start businesses in Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Guelph and surrounding communities.
https://www.lutherwood.ca/employment

 

Partnerships for Employment
Provides regular job fairs for the students and Alumni of the University of Waterloo, Wilfred Laurier University, Conestoga College and the University of Guelph. For aditional information on employment, please consult with your school’s Career Services department.
http://www.partners4employment.ca/

 

The Canadian Hearing Society – Employment Services
Provides specialized employment services for deaf, deafened and hard of hearing consumers 16 years of age and older.
https://www.chs.ca/employment-services

 

The Canadian National Institute for the Blind – Employment Services
Employment services staff help blind, visually impaired and deafblind clients develop an employment plan, choose a career path and find a job that’s both suitable and rewarding.
https://cnib.ca/en/programs-and-services/work/career-and-employment?region=on

 

The Waterloo Wellington Information Network for Employment & Training
Dedicated to working with the Waterloo-Wellington community to provide comprehensive up to date information on employment, education and training.
https://www.workforceplanningboard.com/resources/jobseekers   (Workforce Planning Board of Waterloo Wellington Dufferin)

The Working for Work Centre for Employment Support
Helps new Canadians (here for less than 5 years) and people taking part in the Ontario Works Program to find work.
https://www.theworkingcentre.org/looking-work/579

 

Workopolis
Provides a large number of online job ads and information on employment.
https://www.workopolis.com/en/