The primary focus of the Employment and Education service area is to support the settlement needs of both youth and adults with a specific focus on helping to navigate post-secondary opportunities and to provide targeted, practical employment interventions that support securing predominantly entry-level and transitional employment positions. (Ages 16+)

What do you get? 

  • Employment assistance: job search, resume and cover letter support, practicing job interviews, connecting with employers, and employment workshops
  • Educational navigation: education and career path guidance, campus tours, admission applications, student loan information, and career path workshops. 
  • One-on-One support
  • Group sessions
  • Information and referral 

Read the Halifax Chamber of Commerce 2018 Business Voice article: Women Empowering Women

Contact:

Abdul Alsaidan
abdul.alsaidan@halifax.ymca.ca
902-457-6880