Employ-Ability Has Openings in a Pre–Employment Program Designed for Participants with Physical Disabilities
Offered at no cost to qualifying clients, our Employ-Ability program serves people with all types of physical disabilities including permanent or chronic physical disability, mobility problems, loss of vision, agility loss, chronic pain, hearing loss, or illness that is a barrier to employment
People we serve have a goal of achieving either full time or part time employment, self employment or education leading to employment. Self referrals are accepted.
The program is FREE for those who qualify and transportation costs may be provided if needed. The EA program provides the support you need to prepare you for employment, learn to use assistive technology with computers, overcome obstacles and barriers created by your physical disability.
· Enhance your employability
· Learn how to write a resume
· Discover your true skills, values & interests
· Gain basic computer skills and knowledge
· Learn how to use assistive technology
· Increase your self confidence
· Explore career options
· Improve your job interview skills
· Focus on your abilities
On completion of the program you can work with our Employment Specialist as ongoing support to reach your goal.
How do people get started?
You may self refer and call to book an appointment to talk to us. The major qualifications are that you have a physical disability that is a barrier to employment and have been unemployed or employed for 20 hours or less a week for the last 3 years.
Course Start Date
The next session starts on June 14th, 2010. The program is 12 weeks long. Classes are held Monday to Friday from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Call now to book your appointment!
Contact Chris Wright at (604) 473-9363 Local 119
or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Create positive changes in your life, prepare for your career!