STEPS Society of Red Deer

Youth Employment Services

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Description
Offers career development, job placement, and follow - up supports to youth looking for employment.

Service offers:

  • outreach and career assistance for youth to reach their employment - related goals

Includes:

  • individualized outreach - style supports
  • access to an Employment Specialist who provides one - on - one community support, career and labour market information, job search strategies, and networking and marketing strategies to secure employment
  • assistance researching career paths and developing a structured plan to reach that goal
  • information and referrals for community supports
  • follow - up support to assist individuals with maintaining their employment position
Key Provider: employment specialists
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 14 to 21 years
  • who have a diagnosed disability and / or considered to be youth at risk
  • residing in Red Deer, County of Red Deer, Ponoka, Counties of Ponoka, Lacombe, Clearwater, Mountain View, Blackfalds, Innisfail, Sylvan Lake, Rimbey, Rocky Mountain House, Caroline, Olds, Sundre and surrounding rural communities in the counties
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • referral required from Child and Family Services and Family Supports for Children with Disabilities
  • or referral required from Disability Related Employment Supports (DRES)
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-877-643-6249
Telephone
403-343-6249
Fax
403-309-2022
Web Site
http://www.epssreddeer.com
Email
info@epssworks.com
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Last Updated On
December 2, 2016
Address
4315 55 Avenue
Red Deer, AB, T4N 4N7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM