Employment and Entrepreneurship for Newcomer Women

Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers


Description
Offers a comprehensive set of workshops specifically designed for immigrant women who are interested in starting or growing their own business.

Service provides:

  • support for immigrant women to achieve their business goals and achieve financial independence

Includes:

  • experienced facilitators that provide guidance and support to help participants acquire the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in their businesses
  • opportunities for program participants to connect with other like-minded women who are also starting or growing their own businesses
  • space for participants to share their experiences, ask questions, and offer support to each other

Key business topics include:

  • financial management
  • marketing
  • sales
  • and more

Affiliation: TD Ready Commitment
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • women who identify as immigrants
  • with level 4 Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB)
  • who are permanent residents of Canada, Canadian citizens, or refugees with positive notice of decision letter
All women who identify as immigrants and are passionate about working towards business or employment goals are invited to contact the program for more information, even if they feel like they don’t currently qualify.
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • e-mail to register

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-424-7709
Web Site
http://www.emcn.ab.ca
Email
fbille@emcn.ab.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
November 2, 2023
Address
10170 112 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5K 2L6
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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

Closed statutory holidays.