United Way of Bruce Grey

Site: United Way of Bruce Grey

Service: Rural Pathways for Newcomer Women in Grey Bruce

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Description (Service) A 17-month (Aug 2019 – Dec 2020) regional pilot project to develop, implement, and evaluate new pathways to employment for visible minority newcomer women in a rural region without settlement services 
Works with both employers, employment agencies and potential employees to identify and address the barriers that visible minority newcomer women encounter in the workforce * Connects businesses with potential and qualified employees in partnership with VPI (Bruce County) and Y Employment (Grey County) 
Runs under the United Way of Bruce Grey in partnership with Welcoming Communities Grey Bruce
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Aug 2019 – Dec 2020
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Visible minority women who are new to Bruce and Grey counties and potential employers
Application Contact by phone or email
Languages English ; Chinese (Cantonese) - Interpretation ; Chinese (Mandarin) - Interpretation ; Russian - Interpretation ; Ukrainian - Interpretation
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
380 9th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 1P1
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Physical Access Not Accessible - No elevator; ring doorbell at front door and staff will come downstairs
Contact information
Office Phone 519-376-1560
Fax 519-376-1560
Website www.newcomerwomen.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/Welcoming-Grey-Bruce-Newcomer-Programs-1221971024602027
Primary Contact May Ip, Pathways Development Officer; Email: newcomer@unitedwaybg.com
Alternate Contact Olga Gura, Pathways Development Officer; Email: pathways@unitedwaybg.com
Primary Executive Francesca Dobbyn, Executive Director; Email: execdir@unitedwaybg.com
CWD_NEWHUB_HEADINGGROUPS Cultural & Community ; Employment
CWD_NEWHUB_HEADINGS Connect with Someone of your Ethnic Background ; Finding Jobs ; Newcomer Employment Programs

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