Work for Women Employment Program

Elizabeth Fry Society of Northern Alberta, The

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Description
Supports women and gender-diverse individuals in pre-employment training and skills that assists them in potentially obtaining a job placement and long term employment. The program also supports employment and educational counselling.

Service provides:

  • an integrated approach to employment services for women and gender-diverse individuals who are at risk or are in contact with the legal system
  • support navigating records and employment

Workshop and individual 1-on-1 topics may include:

  • supports for finding employment
  • employment and / or educational goal setting
  • upgrading of educational level
  • support in resume / cover letter writing
  • interview skills
  • identifying transferable skills
  • job confident skills
  • self care and self esteem
  • job searching

Additional workshops are available that pertain the Work 4 Women program.

Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • women
  • or those who identify as gender diverse
  • who are at risk or in contact with the legal system
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-866-421-1175
Telephone
780-982-3730
Fax
780-425-8989
Web Site
https://www.efrynorthernalberta.com
Email
natashia.tremblay@efrynorthernalberta.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Includes:
  • automatic doors
  • accessible parking
  • elevators
  • accessible washrooms
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
April 25, 2023
Address
10242 105 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5J 3L5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Closed 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Closed statutory holidays. Hours listed are registration and inquiry hours. Program hours vary.