Site: Corporate Office

Service: Accelerating Career Advancement Program

Record #: PEL1830
Last Full Update: 31 Oct 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-949-0049
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-1179
Fax 905-949-6004
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Sonja Johnson, Manager, Career & Loans Services; Email:
Alternate Contact Ayesha Bhikha, Director, Career & Women's Services; Email:

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Accelerating Career Advancement Program

  • low interest loans of up to $30,000 to assist with completion of foreign credentials evaluation, assessment and recognition
  • fees associated with credentials assessment, exams, short-term bridge training, travel and living expenses may be covered
  • individual career and financial counselling
  • job search assistance

Mon-Thu 8:30 am- 4:30 pm (online service) 
in-person by appointment only

Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York County
Eligibility Foreign-trained Canadian citizens, Permanent Residents or Convention refugees legally entitled to work in Canada

Call or email for information

Languages Other - Some services available in multiple languages -- call to inquire
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
Sussex Centre, 90 Burnhamthorpe Rd W
Suite 210
Mississauga, ON
Canada L5B 3C3
Mailing Address Sussex Centre, 90 Burnhamthorpe Rd W 
Suite 210 
Mississauga, ON 
Canada L5B 3C3
Physical Access Fully accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training ; Income Programs ; Newcomers
HCSD Sub Heading Assistance Programs ; Career Counselling ; International Credentials ; International Credentials Evaluations ; Internationally Trained Professionals ; Job Search Support / Training ; Newcomer Employment Programs ; Newcomer Employment Resources ; Resources for Internationally Trained Professionals
Service Categories Career Counselling ~ Internationally Trained Skilled Workers ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ~ Internationally Trained Skilled Workers ; Foreign Educational Records Evaluations ; Personal Loans ~ Internationally Trained Skilled Workers

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