At LDATD, Our vision is a world in which people with Learning Disabilities (LDs) and/or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD(H)D) are able to successfully reach the full potential of their intellect and abilities.
Youth H.I.R.E. Program
(Help In Reaching Employment)
Reach for the stars!
Do you struggle with finding meaningful employment?
Discover your full potential!
You are invited to attend paid workshops and training where you will learn new skills!
Pursue the job you want!
Eligible participants will be:
Between the ages of 15-30
A Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or granted refugee protection status
Looking for employment
Legally entitled to work in Canada, according to Ontario legislations and regulations
Able to commit 30 hours per week for 6 weeks of curriculum and 30 hours for 12 weeks of work
What is involved?
Training will be approximately 30 hours per week for 6 weeks. This includes workshops, certifications, groups, and one-on-one support. Following the training, there will be a 12 week paid onsite work placement of 30 hours per week.
Individualized training plans
Free certifications (Smart Serve, High Five, CPR)
Labour Market Research
Job Search techniques...and much much more!
We welcome a diverse group of youth with varying abilities, experiences,
education, interests, and skills.
For more info and application details, please contact us at email@example.com