Looking for work, training, or opportunities to form community connections? Open Door Group provides comprehensive and specialized programs where you can work one-on-one with qualified professionals to set goals, build skills, and find work that works for you.
WorkBC Employment Services
Looking for work? We can help! We believe that everyone has the ability to succeed and we are here to help you find the job that works for you. Our free employment services can help you find – and keep – a job. Each centre caters specifically to the employment needs of local residents. Our trained staff will help you access the services and resources you need.
Gardengate Horticulture Program
Living with addictions or a mental health condition? An innovative program as well as a 3-acre organic garden, Gardengate can support you in your recovery journey through gardening, healthy eating, and active living. Whatever your personal goals, we are here to help.
Living with a disability? Looking for work? Get access to funding. The Opportunities Fund Program is a financial assistance program designed to help persons with disabilities to gain employment through funding for training, wage subsidies, funding for adaptive equipment, and self-employment training.
Jobs in Demand
Job-hunting is stressful—that’s why Jobs in Demand supports you in developing relevant skills and work experience for in-demand industries. Join a small community of learners and mentors as you gain certifications, industry knowledge and connections with employers.
Career Pathways to Success
Feeling disconnected this past year because of COVID-19? We will help you engage or re-engage you on your path to your career dreams. Identify your employment goals and access short-term certificate training. You will receive the supports and flexibility needed to gain the confidence, tools, and skills training to be competitive and successful in today’s labour market!
If you are living with a mental health condition, Thrive offers a variety of programs on personal development and community engagement. Choose a one-on-one or group environment, and decide which skills you’d like to develop. From healthy living to arts and crafts to computer skills, we will work with you to build a personalized program to help you reach your goals.