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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-969-0830
Toll Free Phone 1-866-859-9222
Fax 613-969-1464
E-Mail dawnc@careeredge.on.ca
Website www.careeredge.on.ca
Primary Contact Dawn Connon, Workshop Facilitator, Youth Habilitation Quinte Inc.; Phone: 613-969-0830 ext 341
Alternate Contact Donna Harrison, Employment Services Manager, Career Edge; Phone: 613-392-9157; Fax: 613-392-8331; Email: donnah@careeredge.on.ca
Primary Executive Cathie West, Executive Director, Youth Habilitation Quinte Inc.; Phone: 613-969-0830; Fax: 613-969-1464; Email: cathiew@youthab.ca
Address & Map
210A Front St, 3rd floor
Belleville, ON K8N 2Z2
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Comprehensive employment and job search services * assessment of skills, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities * on-the-job training, work experience * help in maintaining employment * information and referral to other employment and community services

Youth Job Connection - this program provides access to employability and employment skills development, along with education/training and work experiences. The goal is to achieve long-term employment, meaningful careers, and success in your future working lives.

Employing Young Talent Initiative - The Employing Young Talent Incentive supports small business to hire and retain assisted service participants between the ages of 15-29. Eligible employers will receive a $1,000 incentive when they hire an assisted service youth and a $1,000 incentive for retaining the employee for 6 months

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bancroft ; Belleville ; Madoc ; Trenton
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) - 29 year(s) 
 
Youth Job Connection -- Ontario residents 15-29 years who are eligible to work in Canada, unemployed, not attending school full time and experiencing multiple barriers to employment  
Youth Job Connection Summer -- Ontario residents 15-18 years who intend to continue high school or go on to postsecondary education after the job placement * focus on those facing challenging life circumstances and at risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work
Application Call or drop in * for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario contact centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.ontario.ca/employmentontario
Languages English
Fees None
Bus Route Notes Belleville Transit Map
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/careeredgequinte/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/Career_Edge
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Established 1984
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Date Updated 28 Jan 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Youth Employment Programs

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