Youth Employment Connections Program

Ballad Consulting Group Inc.


Description
Provides an employment program focused on assisting youth in care and young adults from care transition into employment.

Service provides:

  • an employment program focused on assisting youth in care and young adults from care transition into employment

Includes:

  • a safe, inclusive space for youth and young adults to grow their confidence, attitudes, knowledge, and skills to positively impact their employment and career journey
  • 30+ employment preparation workshops
  • worksite tours
  • job shadowing
  • work exposure opportunities
  • community events
  • peer connections
  • career counselling
  • employer matching and follow-up support
  • CORE Lounge: youth-friendly service delivery site
  • CORE Mobile: mobile unit travels within 500 km radius to rural and remote clients

Affiliation: Government of Alberta, Government of Canada
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 16 to 17 years currently in government care
  • 18 years and older formerly in government care
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • drop in to CORE Lounge
  • intake required for programming

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,

Provides continuous intake.


Toll Free
1-855-295-7180 Ext. 6
Web Site
https://balladgroup.ca/courses/youth-employment-connections-program-grande-prairie
Email
core@balladgroup.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
August 24, 2023
Address
Viktoria Place; 9817 101 Avenue
Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 0X6
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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