Description
Description (Service) Assists people who have a barrier to employment to obtain and maintain competitive employment in the community * contracted by ODSP * services include: 
 
* pre-employment coaching 
* resume and cover letter writing 
* job readiness courses 
* job development 
 
Services for employers include: 
* pre-screening applicants 
* job placement and job trials 
* on-site job coaching and training 
* wage subsidy to offset hiring and training costs 
* ongoing retention services to support the new employee
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * hours can be flexible to support clients on the job
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Individuals with any recognized barrier to employment
Application form available on website
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) - Interpretation, Programs
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
160 Charlotte St, Suite 102
Peterborough, ON K9J 2T8
 
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Intersection George St and Charlotte St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-742-7038
Fax 705-775-4301
Website alternativescommunityprogramservices.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlternativesPeterborough
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/alternatives_ptbo
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/AlternativesCPS
Primary Contact Jennifer Cormier, Program Director; Phone: ext 26; Email: jjc@alternativesptbo.ca
Alternate Contact Sue Ferari, Job Developer; Phone: ext 23; Email: suef@alternativesptbo.ca
Primary Executive Vikki Etchells, Executive Director; Phone: ext 22; Email: vikkie@alternativesptbo.ca

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