The Employment Resource Centres

Are you looking for a job, but do not know where to start? Are you hoping to update your CV and make it more effective? Would you like to consult the directories of businesses that are hiring or learn how to better use computers for finding a job? The Employment Resource Centres are the first step towards a new career!

Find an Employment Resource Centre

Available in a number of thrift stores, Employment Resource Centres give you access to free advice and services, accessible without an appointment:


  • Preparing a CV
  • Writing a cover letter
  • Practicing job interviews
  • Making a LinkedIn profile
  • Applying for jobs online
  • Learning how to use computers
  • Accessing training programs or returning to studies

Our Employment Resource Centres are open from Monday to Thursday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
They are located in the following stores:


Thrift Store St-Laurent : 7250 St-Laurent Blvd. (Montreal)

Thrift Store Henri-Bourassa : 5500 Henri-Bourassa East Blvd. (Montreal)

Thrift Store Galeries Normandie : 2670 Salaberry Road (Montreal)

Thrift Store Place Portobello : 7250 Taschereau Blvd. (Brossard)

Thrift Store St-Martin : 965 Curé-Labelle Blvd. (Laval)

Thrift Store Côte-des-Neiges : 6700 Côte-des-Neiges Road (Montreal)

Employment Resource Centres Successes (2019-2020)


centres located in the following stores: St-Laurent, Henri-Bourassa, Portobello, St-Martin, Côte-des-Neiges et Galeries Normandie


employment counsellors

2 126

people helped since their opening

1 148

clients benefited from individual sessions

2 144

meetings in total


résumés created


placements (604 in a company, 34 in integration companies, 47 returned to school)

1 508

placements since the beginning

All our addresses


Côte-des-Neiges Thrift Store

6700 Côte-des-Neiges Road
Montreal (Quebec) H3S 2B2

(514) 733-6330

Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Galeries Normandies Thrift Store

2670 Salaberry St.
Montreal (Quebec) H3M 1L3

(514) 334-8235

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Henri-Bourassa Thrift Store

5500 Henri-Bourassa East Blvd.
Montreal (Quebec) H1G 2T2

(438) 387-3971

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saint-Laurent Thrift Store

7250 Saint-Laurent Blvd.
Montreal (Quebec) H2R 2X9

(514) 906-0804

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

North Shore

St-Martin Thrift Store

965 Curé-Labelle Blvd.
Laval (Quebec) H7V 2V7

(450) 681-9821

Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday ad Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

South Shore

Portobello Thrift Store

7250 Taschereau Blvd.
Brossard (Quebec) J4W 1M9

450 550-7840

Monday to Friday : 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.