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Employment and Training

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320 Chippewa Rd, RR 1
Muncey, ON
N0L 1Y0
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519-289-5555
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Toll-Free: 1-866-550-5539
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Fax: 519-289-2230
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Last Updated: Oct 5, 2021: Suggest an edit

Application

Call or visit

Eligibility / Target Population

Members of the general public and Chippewas of the Thames band members needing assistance with employment

Fees

Free

Contacts

Kim Smit - A/Director of Employment and Training
519-289-5555 ext 224 * ksmith@cottfn.com
Andie Albert - Support Staff
519-289-3266 ext 256 * etsupport@cottfn.com

Languages

English ; Ojibwa

Area Served

Chippewas of the Thames

Accessibility

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Description of Services

Programs for those seeking assistance with employment

Non-member services:
  • Telephone services
  • Fax and photocopy services
  • Resource Library
  • Job board
  • Self-study
  • Upgrading
  • Employment counselling
Chippewas of the Thames First Nations band members can apply for training programs


Training programs include:
  • Aboriginal Skills Training Option
  • Aboriginal Labour Force Development
  • Aboriginal New Start
  • Aboriginal Business Incentive
  • Aboriginal Labour Force Development
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  • Stepping Stones/Ontario Works Short term income assistance for the cost of shelter and basic needs including food and clothing * also offers emergency assistance or discretionary benefits for special items of extreme need such as medical supplies (diabetic supplies, surgical supplies), medical travel and transportation, eye glasses, emergency dental, dentures, prosthetics and funerals

About Us

While in pursuit of opportunities, goals and ambitions for Deshkan Ziibi, we the team of Wiijii Anookeewin will remain dedicated to the responsibilities entrusted within our sacred understanding of integrity.

Last Updated: Oct 5, 2021: Suggest an edit
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