OPENING DOORS TO LIFELONG
LEARNING AND CAREER SUCCESS
WHAT WE DO
We provide client centered employment and skills development services to individuals and businesses to build strong workforce ecosystems and thriving local communities.
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
New Gardengate Facility - Spring 2021 The Gardengate program has been working towards completion of a new facility since its groundbreaking in September 2020. The program has been operating out of a...
Mike completed Open Door Group's Job in Demand Program in the winter of 2020. With hopes of doing a career change, Mike had come to WorkBC Kamloops to do some career exploration. He worked with...
After having a long-term role at a senior level in Vancouver, Jackie* had moved to a smaller town and found it challenging to find an equivalent job close to her new home. Many of the jobs that...