Salvation Army (The)

Site: Wiarton - Edward St

Service: Trades Start Program

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Description (Service) COVID-19 Response Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, this program is on hold until further notice. 
Regular Service: 
20-week skills trade program to help at-risk youth experiencing difficulties in high school or who have recently finished school develop a trade that could lead to a steady skilled job. 
There are two streams of the program:  
  • Carpentry - Students learn hands-on wood working skills while making products such as wooden sheds, wishing wells and dog houses 
  • Hospitality - Students gain hands-on kitchen experience including cooking, cleaning up, and safe food handling practices
Also includes basic life skills such as financial literacy, nutrition, building a resume and job searching.
Service Details
Hours COVID-19 Hours On hold 
Regular Hours: 
Mon-Thu 9 am-3 pm, times may vary depending on session
Dates Various sessions run throughout the school year, contact for details
Areas Served Georgian Bluffs ; Northern Bruce Peninsula ; South Bruce Peninsula
Boundaries N to Tobermory, Hwy 6 including Allenford, Tara and Shallow Lake, S to Hepworth, W to Sauble Beach
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 29 year(s) 
Female and male
Application Call or email, limited spaces available
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Wiarton
Address & Map
The Salvation Army
576 Edward St
Wiarton, ON N0H 2T0
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact information
Office Phone 519-534-0353
Fax 519-534-5669
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Captain Mary Millar, Corps officer
Mailing Address Box 1286 
The Salvation Army 
576 Edward St 
Wiarton, ON N0H 2T0
CWD_NEWHUB_HEADINGS Post Secondary Schools ; Academic Upgrading ; Youth Employment

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