ReLaunch

What is the RELAUNCH Program?

ReLaunch is an employment program for women and gender diverse individuals above the age of 30 who are facing significant barriers to employment. The program includes:

  • A 9-week PAID employment skills development group program
  • An 8-week PAID work placement in the participant’s field of interest

RELAUNCH Offers:

RELAUNCH participants engage in PAID group training & one-on-one support covering a variety of topics

  • Portfolio & resume development
  • Computer software training
  • CPR & WHMIS Certifications
  • Career & education exploration

ARE YOU?

  • A woman/gender diverse individual
  • Over the age of 30
  • Currently not in school
  • Unemployed or underemployed
  • Able to attend programming for 30 hours a week

PRIORITY POPULATIONS:

  • High school non-completion
  • Disability
  • Aboriginal
  • Residence in a rural or remote location
  • Lone (single) parent
  • Visible or ethnic minority
  • Language barriers
  • Recent immigrant

TO APPLY:

If you are interested in applying for the Relaunch program or would like to inquire further, please contact the Relaunch team at: relaunch@ywcahalifax.com or 1-782-414-3174

If you are an employer and are interested in hosting a placement or hearing more about how Relaunch can assist your business with finding well suited employees while also saving you time and money, please reach out to our Work Transition Coordinator at relaunch@ywcahalifax.com