Hallway Cafe and Takeaway, The

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Description
Works with youth who are facing a variety of barriers, to help them achieve educational and employment success.

Service offers:

  • a range of supports for youth including outreach support and referrals, pre-employment workshops, life-skills workshops, access to high-school education, and employment readiness training
  • preparation for future opportunities and challenges

Employment readiness training includes:

  • on-the-job training over 17 weeks in a real-world cafe and catering environment; although the cafe operates as a working restaurant, the importance of training and supporting youth is always the paramount goal
  • opportunity to develop an array of employability and life skills that will help prepare them to transition to adulthood
  • hands-on learning opportunities, including using equipment such as a pizza oven, espresso machine, and point-of-sale systems
  • development of teamwork, communications, time and resource management, and customer service skills that transfer across industries
  • earning minimum wage allowing participants to begin exploring important financial literacy concepts

Key Provider: hospitality professionals, human services professionals
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to youth:
  • 15 to 30 years
  • who are facing barriers to employment
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • contact or drop in to apply or make an appointment
Referrals and applications are taken at any time. Assessments and intake dates vary. Contact for details. 
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting period.


Telephone
780-413-8060
Web Site
http://www.hallway.cafe
Email
info@hallway.cafe
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Elevators have braille. 
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
November 9, 2022
Address
1 Sir Winston Churchill Square NW
Edmonton, AB, T5J 2R7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM