Employment Support

New to Canada and looking for work?

The Employment Access Program (EAP) can help you.

Canadian workplace culture and the job search process can be very different from other countries. Understanding the job market and learning new strategies for securing employment in Canada will better prepare newcomers with finding jobs.

EAP Peel Region

We offer newcomers an orientation about the Canadian job market, job search preparation, and information sessions and strategies on finding employment.

Services include:

COVID-19 Services



Small Business Support


Workshops on job searching, labour market information, and Canadian workplace culture.

Resume, cover letter and interview preparation.

Career-related information sessions and opportunities for networking with employers.

Individual career coaching and assistance to develop a personalized employment plan.

Referrals and information on how to practice your profession or trade in Canada.

For more information contact us:  

Brampton: 905-457-7740

EAP Toronto Region

Enhanced Language Training (ELT) for Healthcare Professionals  

The ELT program supports newcomers with backgrounds in the healthcare sector with sector-specific language training, Canadian workplace culture and volunteer work placements to support their transition to the labour market. Eligibility criteria apply. 

For more information contact us:

Telephone: 416-757-7010


Language Training for Newcomers

The Language Training for Childminding and Food Handling provides newcomers with the skills and knowledge to enter the labour market in those areas. This program, delivered in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of East Scarborough, supports participants with language instruction, skills development and work experience placements to become employment-ready in the Food Handling or Childminding sector. Eligibility criteria apply.

For more information contact us:  

Telephone: 416-757-7010


Small Business Support

Small Business Support is available for newcomers with basic English. We support eligible newcomers with activities and resources to overcome barriers in accessing services for starting their own business.

Services include:  

* Workshops on entrepreneurship basics

* Networking activities

* Information sessions on self-employment

* Referrals to applicable community services

For more information, contact us:  

Toronto: 416-289-6766