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Small Business Focus – FOCUS Community Development Corporation

Established in 1985, FOCUS has grown to support the communities of Alliston, Tottenham, Beeton, Angus and beyond. FOCUS is your one-stop shop for those looking for employment. Their professional staff provide resume counseling, interview training, career change assistance, a local job board and can help job seekers connect with programs to support their job search. They also collect statistical information for employers and assist employers in finding the right employee.

The majority of services for both people looking for work and employers are free and they are very well-known in the community. The staff at FOCUS go above the call of duty for their clients, whether it be a job seeker or an employer.

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.

The future of FOCUS is to continue to support the community, help employers work on retaining their employees and develop programs for long-term job seekers.

You can visit FOCUS any time at their Alliston and Angus locations, and by appointment in Beeton and Tottenham. Full details on their programs can be found on their website at