• YWCA Job Futures 55+

YWCA Job Futures 55+ is a FREE 10-week employment program that prepares mature workers (55+) to achieve sustainable employment through skills training and employment supports. 

Program Highlights:

  • Group-based workshops on career exploration, employment options and health & wellness
  • One-to-one support and individualized training plans
  • Skills training or upgrading
  • Job search support and on-the-job training
  • Transportation support

Participants must be:

  • 55+ years of age, not actively participating in, and receiving financial supports from another provincially or federally funded labour market program
  • A Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Unemployed or precariously unemployed and not a full-time student

Program start date:

April 6, 2021

Sign up for an information session now. 

“Before starting this program, I was starting to lose hope especially now with the present job situation with the pandemic.  The Job Futures 55+ has opened my eyes to the possibilities and has given me renewed enthusiasm and energy to achieving my goal of a meaningful and appropriate job. I would highly recommend this excellent program.”  - Program Participant

Case Managers: To refer a participant, please fill out the participant referral form and email it to jobfutures@ywcavan.org

YWCA Job Futures 55+
604 220 7183 or 604 818 1082  | jobfutures@ywcavan.org