One of the biggest accomplishments is being offered an interview for a job that will help you get back on your feet. Although many companies require candidates to be clean and sober for a several years, there are organizations that dedicate their focus to hiring people not in this category. Here are some programs and companies that will help you get started.
"May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us— yes, establish the work of our hands."~Psalm 90:17
This program is for people with disabilities who are looking to develop workplace knowledge. This program provides training in attitudes, skills, and knowledge as well as WHIMIS, FoodSafe, Superhost and First Aid certificates. It also provides on the job experience at 3 different employers! This course does have a fee but the Financial Aid services at UFV will help you cover the cost.
A job readiness program! Triangle is a 6 week training program to help with job readiness and build confidence and experience skills while supporting participants in finding a job.
Address:103 - 33255 South Fraser Way, Abbotsford, BC.
Hours:Monday to Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Address:203-3600 Townline Rd.Abbotsford, BCV2T 5W8
Email:Apollo@abbotsfordworks.com Hours of Operation:Monday to Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Address:102B-33711 Laurel St. (Enter from Pauline St.)Abbotsford, BCV2S 2G9
Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Hours of Operation:Monday to Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Each of these service centers offer help in finding jobs. From resources, workshops, and one-on-one aid, job searching has never been easier!
Just Work is business providing different work opportunities within the community for people who are facing troubles with employment. To learn more about what they offer, click here! Some examples are working in catering or renovation.
JustPotters is a unique business providing flexible employment opportunities to people facing troubles with employment. Our employees make beautiful, handcrafted ceramics sold locally and online.
Mission Possible offers multiple oppurtunities to get you involved in the community. Take part in their volunteer work, employment readiness workshops or transitional work program to connect more with the community and get a steady job! For registration and more info contact 604-253-4469 or visit the website here.
Email:email@example.comAddress:1183 Melville StreetVancouver, B.C. V6E 2X5
LIFE Recovery Thrift STore
Address:31550 S Fraser Way #7, Abbotsford, BC V2T 4C6
Address:2420 Montrose AvenueAbbotsford, BCV2S 3S9
Phone: 604.859.7681 Fax: 604.859.6334