Employment Services

YMCA of Medicine Hat


Description
Provides a wide range of support, services, and programs to the those who are seeking to improve their employment status.

Service offers:

  • employment services that assist in identifying job opportunities, enhancing employability and life skills, and gaining experience and confidence through placement programs
  • various government-funded programs to assist in getting Albertans back into the workforce

Programs include:

  • Skills Link (designed for youth and young adults)
  • Connect (designed for people facing barriers to obtaining employment such as mental health and addiction issues)
  • employment ready programs (designed for individuals who need support and training to connect to the workforce)
  • trades training (targeted to women and non-binary individuals)
  • paid workplace training opportunities
  • resume and cover letter writing, interview coaching

Key Provider: employment coaches
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • residents of Medicine Hat and Brooks
  • 15 and older
Eligibility may vary depending on the program. Contact for details. 
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • contact or visit website for more information

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
587-816-2900
Web Site
http://www.medicinehatymca.ca
Email
employment@medicinehatymca.ca
Languages
English; Spanish
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: Yes,

Membership fees vary and only pertain to those who want to sign up to use health, fitness, and aquatics facilities. Financial assistance is available to offset these costs, if needed.




Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
January 26, 2023
Address
333 2 Street W
Brooks, AB, T1R 1G4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM