Helpful Links

CITY SERVICES

City of Windsor (all departments) (http://www.citywindsor.ca)

350 City Hall Square W.
Windsor, ON N9A 6S1

From Windsor: dial 311*
Phone: (519) 255-CITY (2489)
Toll free: 1-877-RING311 (746-4311)

Text:  311**
Email: 311@citywindsor.ca

 

HOME SERVICES

Planning & Building Services Department  http://www.citywindsor.ca/residents/building/building-permits/Pages/default.aspx

350 City Hall Square W, 4th Floor
P. O. Box 1607
Windsor, ON N9A 6S1

From Windsor: 311*

Phone: (519) 255-6267

buildingdept@citywindsor.ca

 

Property Tax & Assessment Department http://www.citywindsor.ca/cityhall/Taxes–and-Assessment-/Pages/Taxes-and-Assessment.aspx

Tax Collector
City of Windsor Finance Department
P.O. Box 1607
Windsor, ON N9A 6S1
From Windsor: dial 311*
Phone: (519) 255-2489
Toll Free: 877-746-4311

 

Windsor Utilities Commission http://www.wuc.on.ca/

787 Ouellette Ave.
P.O. Box 1625
Station A
Windsor, ON N9A 5T7

Automated Directory (519) 251-7300

After Hours Hydro & Water Emergencies: (519) 255-2727

info@enwin.com

 

Union Gas https://www.uniongas.com/

P.O. Box 2001
Chatham, ON N7M 5M1

Account Information: 1-888-774-3111.

Gas related emergencies: 1-877-969-0999

 

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) http://www.ontarioenergyboard.ca/OEB/Consumers/Consumer+Protection/Help+for+Low-Income+Energy+Consumers/Low-Income+Energy+Assistance+Program+(LEAP)
Ontario Electricity Support Program for Low Income Families (OESP) http://www.ontarioenergyboard.ca/OEB/Consumers/Consumer+Protection/Help+for+Low-Income+Energy+Consumers
Internet, TV & Phone Services

Kelcom (Local company) http://www.kelcomtv.ca/

Cogeco Cable https://www.cogeco.ca/en/

Shaw Cable https://www.shaw.ca/store/

Bell http://www.bell.ca/

 

STARTING A BUSINESS

WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation http://choosewindsoressex.com/

(519) 255-9200

888-255-9332

info@choosewindsoressex.com

 

City of Windsor Economic Development office http://www.citywindsor.ca/business/Economic-Development/Pages/default.aspx

 

(519) 255-6100 ext. 6608

ecdev@citywindsor.ca

 

Windsor Essex Small Business Centre http://www.windsoressexsmallbusiness.com/

700 California Avenue, Suite 200
Windsor, ON N9B 2Z2

519-253-6900

info@windsoressexsmallbusiness.com

 

WE Tech Alliance http://www.wetech-alliance.com/

 

 

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

The Unemployed Help Centre (http://www.uhc.ca/)

6955 Cantelon Drive
Windsor ON N8T 3J9
Phone: (519) 944-4900
Email: uhc@uhc.ca

 

City of Windsor Employment Services & Training Services Centre  http://www.citywindsor.ca/residents/socialservices-/Ontario-Works/Looking-For-Work/Pages/Employment-Services.aspx

(519) 977-6444 ext. 5527

ets@citywindsor.ca

 

St. Clair College Employment Centre http://www.stclairemploymentcentre.com/

Roundhouse Centre

3015 Howard Ave. Unit 2

Windsor, ON N8X 3Y9

519-253-4461

adelis@stclaircollege.ca

 

Fort Malden Plaza

400 Sandwich St. S.

Amherstburg, ON N9V-3L4

519-736-2827

 

SERVICES FOR NEW IMMIGRANTS

Multicultural Council of Windsor and Essex County http://themcc.com/

245 Janette Ave.

Windsor, ON N9A 4Z2

(519) 255-1127

 

East Windsor

7651 Tecumseh Rd. E.

Windsor, ON N8T 3H1

(519) 948-3443

 

New Canadians’ Centre of Excellence Inc. (http://www.ncceinc.org/)

660 Ouellette Avenue

Windsor, Ontario N9A 1C1

519-258-4076

 

South Essex Community Council (http://www.secc.on.ca/?option=com_content&view=article&id=67&Itemid=113)

215 Talbot St E,
Leamington, ON N8H 3X5,

(519) 326-8629

 

23 Mill St W,
Kingsville, ON N9Y 1W1

 

The Unemployed Help Centre (http://www.uhc.ca/)

6955 Cantelon Drive
Windsor ON N8T 3J9
Phone: (519) 944-4900
Email: uhc@uhc.ca

 

612 Notre Dame Street
Belle River ON N0R 1A0
Women’s Enterprise Skills Training of Windsor, INC. (http://www.westofwindsor.com/)

647 Ouellette Avenue Suite 201
Windsor, ON N9A 4J4

(519) 256-6621
YMCA http://ymcawo.ca/new-to-canada/

3400 Grand Marais Rd E.

Windsor, ON N8W 1W7
Phone – 519-419-1267

 

Collège Boréal for French settlers.  http://www.collegeboreal.ca/employment-services/immigrant-training/)

(800) 361-6673

info@collegeboreal.ca
Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada funded programs are free of charge
Eligible clients: Convention Refugees & Permanent Residents including Government Assisted Refugees and Privately Sponsored Refugees (Syrian or otherwise) http://www.welcometowindsoressex.ca/en/resourcesGeneral/2016_Windsor-Essex_Chatham-Kent_Settlement_Agency_and_Services_Directory.pdf

 

 

GETTING AROUND / PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

 

Transit Windsor Bus Service http://www.citywindsor.ca/residents/transitwindsor/Fares/Where-to-buy/Pages/Hours-of-Operation.aspx

Terminal location: 300 Chatham Street West, between Dougall and Church Streets
3700 North Service Rd. E.
Windsor, ON N8W 5X2

For detailed inquiries, call (519) 944-4111.
For general inquiries, call 311
tw@citywindsor.ca

 

Detroit Windsor Tunnel Bus http://www.dwtunnel.com/TunnelBus.aspx

Operated by Transit Windsor

 

Via Rail http://www.viarail.ca/en?gclid=CICS_te6g9ICFQYOaQodKGcFHA&gclsrc=aw.ds

298 Walker Rd.
Windsor, ON, N8Y 2M9

Arrivals and departures: (888) 842-7245

Information and reservation: (888) 842-7245

Baggage: (888) 842-7245

 

LOCAL CREDIT UNIONS

Meridian Credit Union https://www.meridiancu.ca/

Roundhouse Centre

3065 Howard Avenue, Unit 1

Windsor, ON N8X 3Y9

(519) 254-4324

 

Windsor Family Credit Union https://www.wfcu.ca/

3000 Marentette Ave.

Windsor, ON N8X 4G2
519-974-3100

 

Motor City Credit Union https://www.mcccu.com/

6701 Tecumseh Rd. E.

Windsor ON N8T 1E8

(519) 944-7455

 

Libro Credit Union www.libro.ca

 

HOSPITALS

Windsor Regional Hospital https://www.wrh.on.ca/Site_Published/wrh_internet/default.aspx

Metropolitan Campus
1995 Lens Ave.
Windsor, ON  N8W 1L9
(519) 254-5577

Ouellette Campus
1030 Ouellette Ave.
Windsor, ON N9A 1E1
(519) 973-4411

Hotel Dieu Grace Rehabilitation, Mental Health & Palliative Care  http://www.hdgh.org/

1453 Prince Road

Windsor, Ontario  N9C 3Z4

(519) 257-5111

 

TOURISM

Tourism Windsor Essex  http://visitwindsoressex.com/

333 Riverside Dr. W. Suite 103

Windsor ON N9A 7C5

(800) 265-3633

info@tourismwindsoressex.com

 

ONTARIO

Ontario Works: Social Assistance http://www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/social/

400 City Hall Sq. S, Windsor, ON N9A 6L7

800-267-8097
Service Ontario Windsor locations https://www.services.gov.on.ca/locations/mapLocations.do?locationQuery=Windsor&latitude=42.3149367&longitude=-83.0363633&_ga=1.158086970.1451012771.1486415754
Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) (http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/ohip/)
Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child & Youth Mental Health http://www.excellenceforchildandyouth.ca/
Ontario Student Assistant Program (OSAP) https://www.ontario.ca/page/osap-ontario-student-assistance-program
Ontario Financial Assistance & Welfare  http://www.cleo.on.ca/en/publications/need-wel

 

CANADA

Canada Helps – Canada’s platform for donating & fundraising online  https://www.canadahelps.org/en/

Action Canada http://www.actioncanada.ca/