Downtown Mission of Windsor Inc

Site: Windsor - Victoria Ave

Service: Enterprise Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-973-5573
Crisis Phone 519-256-5000
Fax 519-973-7670
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Mark Gillett, Enterprise Program Coordinator, The Downtown Mission; Phone: (Business) 519-973-5573 ext 290; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Enterprise Program 
The Enterprise Program is an employment skills/job-readiness training initiative of the Windsor Downtown Mission. 
* Enterprise serves target demographics experiencing a number of barriers to employment. 
* Enterprise is designed to give “target populations” front line experience for entry level positions in various industries commonly searching for hardworking and reliable employees throughout the Windsor-Essex region 
* Enterprise Program is a 40-Day Program 
* The Enterprise Program will include Classroom teaching and support, 5 Certifications and On-the-Job Training as well a special Downtown Mission Workplace Readiness Certificate upon successful completion of the Program 
Off Site Training 
* During the two-month program, Enterprise students are required to take a First Aid Course, WHMIS Course and a Food Handlers Course 
* Passing each course is mandatory in order for students to receive their Final Enterprise Program Completion Certificate 
Chari-tees and Deli Shop on site
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-3:30 pm 
Admin Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Dates * Jan/Feb 
* Mar/Apr 
* Jun/Jul 
* Aug/Sep 
* Oct/Nov 
* No sessions in Dec
Meetings As required
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) - 64 year(s) 
* 18 years of age or older upon application into the Program 
* Out of school 
* In need of assistance to overcome employment challenges 
* Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents 
* Not in receipt of Employment Insurance
Application * Applications Process required  
* Successful Applicants will be invited to an in-person Interview.
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Established 2016
Primary Executive Ron Dunn, Executive Director; Phone: (Business) 519-973-5573 ext 25; Email:
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
664 Victoria Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 4N2
Intersection Victoria Ave and Wyandotte St W
Mailing Address c/o Downtown Mission Enterprise Program
Bus Routes Crosstown 2 ; Central 3 ; Dominion 5
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Automatic entrance, Washroom and Elevator

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