YMCA Business Centre Markham

Site: Markham - 14th Avenue

Service: Business skills development and entrepreneurial support

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Record #: NKT1279 Last Modified: 08 Aug 2014 Last Full Update: 24 Jun 2014
Record Details
Alternate NameEAS ; Employment Assistance Service ; Employment Ontario ; Job Connect ; Ontario Self-Employment Benefit Program ; OSEB ; SC ; Second Career ; YEF ; Youth Employment Fund ; Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP)
Office Phone905-948-9622
Fax905-948-8737
E-mailybc@ymcagta.org
Websitewww.ymcagta.org/en/get-a-job/help-you-find-job/employment-centres/markham-erc/index.html
Volunteer CoordinatorRie Liu, Associate Administration; Email: Rie.liu@ymcagta.org
DescriptionProvides income and entrepreneurial support during the process of developing and launching a business * includes business skill development with experienced trainers and consultants 
 
Through the Ontario Self Employment Benefit Program in the Markham region, the centre provides entrepreneurial support for start up businesses * also provides business start ups with one-on-one attention and resources (internet, consulting etc) * the OSEB program is not a business loan program
HoursMon, Wed, Thur, Fri 9 am-5 pm; Tue 9 am-8 pm
MeetingsOrientation every Friday at 9:30 am * please pre-register and talk to your employment advisor before attending
Areas ServedYork Region
EligibilityUnemployed job seekers wanting to develop and start their own business, who are currently receiving Employment Insurance, have received it in the past 3 years, or have received maternity/parental benefits within the past 5 years * other criteria may apply 
ApplicationApply directly, or call the Employment Ontario contact centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-768-1157) for more information on programs in your area
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
Address NotesMarkham
Address4855 14th Ave, Suite 3
Markham, ON L3S 3L6
 
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IntersectionLocated at Brimley and 14th Avenue
SubjectsBusiness start ups ; Entrepreneurs ; Self employment ; Small businesses
Block Update EmailsNo