Youth Program – A Chance to Choose

A chance to choose aims to help youth overcome barriers to employment, through assessments, group based skills development and work experience with local employers. Participants will be able to choose and develop a career path.

A chance to choose targets youth such as new immigrants, single parents, and people who have various barriers or lack the experience needed to secure employment.

Program offers:

  • 4 weeks of workshops (such as life skills workshops and employability skills workshops)
  • Assessments, and skills training for enhance participants’ employability
  • 10 weeks of work experience with an employer
  • Participants who enrolled in this 14-week program will be paid $10.85 per hour for 30 hours per week.


4 Intakes from June 2016 to May 2017*
June 06, 2016 – Sept 5, 2016
Aug 29, 2016 – Nov 21, 2016
Nov 21, 2016 – Feb 20, 2017
Feb 13, 2017 – May 15, 2017

*Subject to funding availability

For Inquires and Questions
Contact us;
309-2540 Shaughnessy Street
Port Coquitlam BC V3C 3W4
Tel: 604-474-3140
Fax: 604-474-4798

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