Women Building Futures – Trades training for women

Women Building Futures offers various trades training programs for women, including supports (*housing, financial, etc.) and referrals, including admission opportunities specifically focused for Aboriginal students. Check out their information for prospective (potential) students HERE.    

Lokken: Industrial, Apprenticeship, Retail and Hospitality Training

  Lokken helps people make meaningful changes in their lives with training that leads to new career and employment opportunities. They offer training programs including: Industrial; Apprenticeship; Retail; and Hospitality. $$$ FINANCIAL $$$ Assistance is available to those who qualify. Lokken also offers Employment Postings B100, Empire Building,10080 Jasper Ave,Edmonton, ABT5J 1V9 Phone Number: 780.424.3700Toll Free: … Continue reading

Youth Skills Youth Jobs – Action for Healthy Communities

Get ready to go back to school or get a job! Action for Healthy Communities offers Youth Skills, Youth Jobs: a 15 week program including: Job Development Workplace Safety Computer Literacy Financial Literacy, and Life Skills program The 15 week program is followed by a 6 week work experience placement. Eligibility: 15-30 years old Out of … Continue reading

Empower U – Matched Savings Program for Women!

EMPOWER U EMPOWER U combines financial literacy programs with a 1:2 matched savings component. You learn about money and save money. Every dollar saved by group participants generates two dollars in matched contributions. Savings are used for designated asset purchases related to improving the quality of life, education or job training to facilitate long term … Continue reading

Dr. Battle

Dr. James Battle and Associates Employment Program for Youth [funded by Government of Canada] 1102, 10235-124 Street, Edmonton Alberta T5N 1P9 Phone: 780.488.1362 [Dorothy or Don] Life skills Employability skills Communication Skills Career Planning Computer Skills What will I get out of it? A resume A career plan An action plan A first aid certificate … Continue reading

Youth Ventures [BGS]

Youth Ventures Edmonton [Business Group Services] 11th Floor (Suite 1110), 10025 102 A Ave Edmonton City Centre East Tower Website; http://www.bgsenterprises.com/YouthVentures.htm Email: youthventures@bgsenterprises.com Phone: (780) 409-8625 Are you between 15-30 & NOT eligible for EI? Youth Ventures Assessment & Case Management Centre is your “One-Stop-Shop” to learn about, and get connected to, all of the … Continue reading

Pregnancy Care Centre

Pregnancy Care Centre 11223 100 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5K 0J1 Canada http://www.pregnancycarecentre.ca Visit us on Facebook Blog: http://blog.pregnancycarecentre.ca/ Email: info@pregnancycarecentre.ca Tel: (780) 424-2624 or 1-877-424-2685 [if you are outside Edmonton] Easy transit access and free parking is available A not-for-profit agency that focuses on providing FREE pregnancy and parenting support, post-abortive care and sexual education, … Continue reading