Programs & Services

H.A.A.M.B. Programs

  • Contact your Local Delivery Mechanism
    Please contact our organization to inquire more about the following programs:
  • Purchase of Training
    Objective: To assist persons who require assistance to overcome existing or anticipated labour market barriers by arranging a variety of training courses with qualified trainers. Please contact your local delivery mechanism for more details.
  • Job Creation Partnerships
    Objective: To provide opportunities for unemployed workers to maintain and develop skills in order to reenter the labour market. Please contact your local delivery mechanism for more details.
  • Mobility Assistance
    Objective: To assist individuals with jobs that are in other localities. Please contact your local delivery mechanism for more details.
  • Targeted Wage Subsidy
    Objective: To Encourage employers to hire employees and to provide on the job as well as off the job training that will lead to sustainable employment.
  • Self-Employment Assistance Program
    Objective:  To assist the individual in starting his/her own business.
  • Summer Student Career Placement
    Objective: To encourage employers to create career related summer jobs for students. Please contact your local delivery mechanism for more details.
  • Stay in School Initiative
    Objective: To assist students at the elementary and secondary levels who are at risk of dropping out before completing high-school by allowing community stakeholders to develop innovative and effective programs and services. Please contact your local delivery mechanism for more details.
  • Youth Work Experience
    Objective: This employment and training measure is designed to benefit Aboriginal youth (16 – 24) by providing high quality work experience within the private sector. Please contact your local delivery mechanism for more details.
  • Community Youth Forum
    Objective: To provide community youth groups with financial assistance that will promote discussion and planning around employment and career goals. The sponsor/youth group will host/plan career fairs, lectures, employment workshops or other related activities. This program is designed to promote information sharing between the participants, between employers, educators and elders. It is expected they will form relationships with other organizations that will build a foundation
    fostering the needs of the communities youth. Please contact your local delivery mechanism for more details.

Are you disabled?

  • Alter-Abled Initiative
    Objective:
    • to reduce reliance on Income Support programs
    • to promote access of the alter-abled to Employment and Training Programs
    • to increase availability of work related supports
    • to encourage employers to make appropriate job/workplace accommodations
    • to promote employment and self-employment opportunities for alter-abled Aboriginal peoples.
    Please contact your local delivery mechanism for more details.

Are you incarcerated?

  • Incarcerated Transition Program
    Objective: This program allows the individual to work towards implementing a positive post release plan of action. Please contact your local delivery mechanism for more details.

H.A.A.M.B. Services

computerResumejobboard Resume Development – assistance by our Employment Counsellor in unique design of resume that will bring out your strongest qualifications

Job Search Techniques – learn about the hidden job market

Internet Access – computer and printer/fax available on site

Job Posting Board – up-to-date job postings in and out of area

Employment Counselling & Referrals – Aboriginal-specific services

Career Counselling – on and off reserve careers

Action Plan Development – step by step action plan to sustainable employment

Common Assessments – Aboriginal-specific assessments

Employment Services Workshops – see events for up coming training sessions.