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 2020-2021
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 NEWS FROM OPEN DOOR GROUP
“Aashtum nichimos! Oota! Oota!” (Come here, Sweetheart. Hurry!) Reconnecting to Indigenous Culture and Family through Language
“Aashtum nichimos! Oota! Oota!” (Come here, Sweetheart. Hurry!) Reconnecting to Indigenous Culture and Family through Language Trish Kelly is a citizen of the Métis Nation of BC, with family ties...
UnTapped Awards 2022 Reconnect. Renew. Reinvigorate Nominations are open! We are thrilled to let you know that Open Door Group signature event, in partnership with Presidents Group and BCWiN:...
News release Disability Inclusive Employer Self-Assessment Launched for Canadian Employers Open Door Group and Presidents Group developed free tool for Canadian employers. VANCOUVER June 2nd, 2022 –...