On Jan 12, 2021, the Ontario Government declared a State of Emergency and issued a stay-at-home order, which came into effect Jan 14, 2021 and will last until at least Feb 11, 2021

Services listed below may be impacted in response to increased restrictions. Please contact agencies or programs listed here prior to visiting in person in order to receive up to date information on services


Contact Information
Office Phone 416-961-2376
Toll Free Phone 1-800-268-9052
Fax 416-961-1096
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
LinkedIn LinkedIn:
Twitter Twitter:
YouTube YouTube:
Primary Contact Stacia Kean, Director, Indigenous Services; Phone: 647-478-4113; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) International economic development engine that helps starting or growing businesses around the world and in Canada through its experts to communities, partners, governments and people

Registered Charity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Wendy Harris, CEO and president; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) International Service -- retired, semi-retired or professionally active Canadians with technical or managerial experience provide volunteer consultative services overseas * airfare, medical insurance and small allowance provided * average assignment is 2-8 weeks

National Service, Aboriginal programs -- as above, in Canada, with focus on economic and community development, governance, financial management, business plans and tourism * average assignment is 2-14 days
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Boundaries Canada
Eligibility Open to all
Application Visit website
Languages English ; French
Fees Administrative fee may be negotiable
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
700 Bay St, Suite 800
Toronto, ON M5G 1Z6
View Google Map
Intersection Bay St and Gerrard St W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible main entrance ; Barrier-free washrooms ; Braille elevator
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Community Programs ; Employment / Training ; Indigenous Peoples ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading All Services for Indigenous Peoples ; Self Employment / Entrepreneurship ; Tours & Travel Information ; Volunteer Centres
Service Categories International Development Programs ; Regional Economic Development ~ Indigenous Communities ; Tourism Development ~ Indigenous Communities ; Volunteer Development ~ International Issues

Any omissions are unintentional and HIP disclaims any liability for unauthorized use or reproduction of any portion of this site. For a complete copyright and license statement please refer to our Terms of Use.