OPENING DOORS TO LIFELONG
LEARNING AND CAREER SUCCESS
WHAT WE DO
As a mission driven organization, we build ecosystems in rural and urban communities that support sustainable employment for all. This includes providing direct client-centered services and working with community partners to build strong and diverse service delivery networks that meet labour market and community needs. We build value-based relationships with employers, funders, and other stakeholders.
WHO WE ARE
WHAT WE OFFER
FOR JOB SEEKERS
MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAMS
In person services are available at our WorkBC Centres, including access to our resource centres and 1:1 appointments. Please call for an appointment. If you drop by we will try to accommodate you following our COVID protocols. Our top priority is the health and safety of all our visitors, clients, and staff, and to follow guidelines from WorkSafe BC and the province of BC.
SOME OF OUR NUMBERS IN 2019/2020
people found employment through Open Door Group
employers who worked with Open Door Group would recommend us to other employers
Employers were most satisfied with the speed of hire from initial contact to filling the position and the timeliness of communications during the recruitment process.
people accessed the Thrive program to build skills and work towards personal goals
92% clients reported having gained personal development skills
83% clients reported that they achieved their personal goals (health, fiteness, employment)
pounds of produce harvested by Gardengate participants and donated to the local community
THE LATEST FROM OPEN DOOR GROUP
Open Door Group is hiring for a new Chief Operating Officer! The mission of Open Door Group (Est. 1976) is “Opening Doors to Lifelong Learning and Career Success. ODG...
Alona Puehse, incoming CEO of Open Door Group The Open Door Group Board of Directors is thrilled to announce Alona Puehse as incoming Chief Executive Officer upon current CEO, Tom Burnell’s...
Why is diversity in organizations important?We live in a diverse society, of people with different ethnicities, Persons with Disabilities, LGBTQIA2S+, men and women. In a society with such cultural...