About Us

About Us

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FOCUS is a community-based, nonprofit organization whose purpose is to enhance employment opportunities in the South Simcoe area, including Alliston, Angus, Beeton and Tottenham since its inception in 1985.

In 1987 employment services such as: Employment and Career Counselling, Job Search, Job Postings, Resume and Cover Letter Assistance, Career Decision Making and Employment Workshops were added to the organization giving FOCUS vast experience delivering employment programs in South Simcoe County.

As a client of FOCUS, you will have access to: Knowledgeable and Friendly Staff to Help with your Job Search, Local Labour Market Information, Computers, Printers, Photocopier, Fax Machine, Internet and Application forms from local employers.   If you’re looking for work, we can help!

“The staff at FOCUS go above the call of duty when working with clients one-on-one and in the resource centre.” ~ Client

FOCUS has always been committed to ensuring the health of the community. Economic health through employment is a key factor in a healthy community and it is in this area that FOCUS continues to concentrate its efforts.

By working closely with other community partners and services, FOCUS has been able to achieve economy and efficiency while providing quality service.

At FOCUS we help Employers too. We offer job posting services; Employer workshops, HR Resources and wage incentives/ subsidy programs.  If you are looking for employees, we can help!

Contact Us by calling 1-877-513-0187 Or visit us in person in Alliston, 46 Wellington Street West, Unit 2 or in Angus 199 Mill Street, Unit 5. For maps and hours of operation, please click here

Customer Service Charter

Our Service Commitment

The employment, education and training goals of the client will form the basis of the service each client receives.

Resources of the organization will be used fairly, effectively and efficiently, with respect and in a quality and customer service oriented manner.

Accessible Customer Service Policy

FOCUS Community Development Corporation is in compliance with the Accessibility Standards for Customer Service, Ontario Regulation 429/07 under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005.

Documents regarding our Accessible Customer Service Policy are available upon request. Information will be provided in a format that takes into account the customer’s request.

Requests may be submitted to:

  • Mike MacEachern / Executive Director
  • 705-435-9821 ext 114
  • 46 Wellington Street West, Alliston ON, L9R 2B8
  • mmaceachern@focuscdc.on.ca
  • www.focuscdc.on.ca