Grand River Employment and Training

Site: Brantford - Colborne St

Service: Aboriginal Employment and Training Program

Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford ; Haldimand County ; Norfolk County ; Six Nations of the Grand River
Eligibility Employment for Onkwehon (Our People): Six Nations People Regardless of Residency 
Information and Resource Service (IRS): walk-in community resource for Aboriginals seeking employment and/or training 
Employment Planning and Preparation (EPP) and Job Development and Placement Support (JDPS): persons 16 years and over, out of school and out of work, including individuals with active Employment Insurance claims
Application Clients must register with the office and bring 2-3 pieces of ID for their client file together with an updated resume 
Client welcome to bring information about course * Action plan completed in office
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Address & Map
120 Colborne St, Suite 101
Brantford, ON N3T 2G6
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Intersection Colborne St and Queen St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description (Service) Three service components tailored to meet individual needs:

Information and Resource Service (IRS) -- workshops, information and resources on careers and occupations, the local labour market, training opportunities and job search strategies * information on apprenticeship training

Employment Planning and Preparation (EPP) -- individual support to clarify employment needs and develop an action plan, assist with making decisions, and searching for a job

Job Development and Placement Support (JDPS) -- placements into employment for work experience and/or on-the-job training

The Apatisiwin Programs - funding available for all First Nations Peoples who meet the requirements for training or upgrade education, etc
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-758-9210
Fax 519-758-9319
Primary Contact Viola Hayde, Program and Services Officer; Email:
Alternate Contact Sheila Hill, PSO Manager; Phone: (Business) 519- 445-2222; Fax: 519-445-4777; Email:
Primary Executive Laurie Froman, Director; Phone: (Business) 519-445-2222; Fax: 519-445-4777; Email:

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