Translation - Explanation and Caution

The County of Lanark is offering text and website translation services provided by Google Translate™, a free service currently offering over 50 languages. Our goal is to assist English as a Second Language (ESL) users with a way to understand the programs, services, and information provided by Lanark County.

Please note that NOT all text may be translated correctly or be translated at all. You agree that when a translation is complete, you assume the risk of any inaccuracies, errors, and omissions therein. You agree that the County of Lanark shall NOT be held responsible or liable for any damages or losses that may result from your reliance upon or use of Google Translate™.

Employment Assistance

Ontario Works can assist you prepare for and find a job. A Caseworker and/or Employment Worker will work with you to determine what you need to become employed and help you develop a plan or Participation Agreement based on your skills, experience and circumstances. Financial supports are also available to purchase that you may need to start a job such as work boots, uniforms, safety equipment.

An example of the types of services available to help you find a job are:

  • Workshops on looking for work, resume writing, and preparing for an interview
  • Information on who is hiring
  • Access to basic education or updating skills for a specific work force

Lanark County works together with our local Employment Services:

Community Employment Services – Perth

The Factory - Suite 102
40 Sunset Boulevard
Perth, ON K7H 2Y4

Phone: 613-267-1381
Fax: 613.267.1806


Algonquin Employment Services office

ONTRAC – Smiths Falls

52 Abbott St. N Unit 2
Smiths Falls, ON K7A 1W3

Phone: 613-283-6978
Fax: 613.283-6850


ONTRAC office

Canadian Career Academy – Carleton Place

92 Bridge Street
Carleton Place, ON K7C 3P3

Phone: 613-257-3237
Fax: 613.253-5003


Canadian Career Academy office

Workshop Calendar

Contact our Main Office in Perth 613-267-4200 ext. 2140 or toll free 1-888-952-6275 to register for upcoming workshops!