St. Stephen's Community House

Part of

The Neighbourhood Group Neighbourhoods Working Together
Youth Services

Opportunity Knocks

A PAID 16 week program, Opportunity Knocks is designed for youth who are not in school and out of work.

Start Date: Virtual sessions start May 11. 

Watch some of our graduates as they share their experiences about the Opportunity Knocks program.




Here's what you get with Opportunity Knocks:

  • 4 weeks paid training
  • 12 weeks paid job placement
  • certification in Food Handling, Smart Serve and Service Excellence
  • information about worker rights and responsibilities 
  • help with long-term career goals
  •  continued support and professional guidance from our Job Developer


  • must be between 15 and 30 years of age
  • in need of assistance to overcome barriers to finding and keeping a job
  • out of school and out of work on a full-time basis
  • Canadian citizen, permanent resident or a protected person
  • not in receipt of Employment Insurance (EI) benefits (or have not received EI in last three years)

For more information, please contact us at: 

416-925-2103 x 4000
1415 Bathurst St.
Toronto, Ontario M5R 3H8
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