This is a FREE four-week skills training program, provided by ACCES Employment, designed to help you find a job in customer service or general labour. Employment Connections for Newcomer Youth supports newcomers between the ages of 16 and 29.

This program will help you to develop job search strategies that work. You will receive information and coaching on workplace communication and labour market trends. We will connect you with industry professionals and mentoring opportunities. The program includes job placement and employment retention support to help you find and keep your job. You will also have access to settlement services by our program partner, Catholic Crosscultural Services.


  • Newcomer youth between the ages of 16 and 29
  • Status: permanent resident and refugees eligible to work in Canada(convention refugees with valid work permits)

Employers that have hired graduates from this program:

  • DHL Canada
  • Concertrix
  • Geox
  • Wendy’s
  • Home Depot
  • Met Credit
  • UPS
  • GTAA
  • Denny’s Restaurant