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Head Office Métis Nation of Ontario 500 Old St Patrick Street, Unit 3 Ottawa, Ont K1N 9G4 Ph 613-798-1488 Toll-free 1-800-263-4889 Fx 613-722-4225
Organization: Métis Nation of Ontario - Thunder Bay Métis Council - Employment and Training  
Phone Numbers: 807-624-5025
Toll-Free: 1-800-256-2595
Fax: 807-622-2899
Email: thunderbaymetis@hotmail.com
Website: www.thunderbaymetiscouncil.com
Address:
226 May St S
Thunder Bay, ON
P7E 1B4
Intersection: May St S and Arthur St E
Location: South Ward; former Royal Canadian Legion, Fort William Br 5 Bldg
Accessibility: Partially Accessible    Partially Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Executives: Jean Camirand - Council President
807-624-5024 * tboffice@metisnation.org
Contacts: JD Corbett - Employment Developer
807-624-5025 ext 312 * JDC@metisnation.org
Paula Bouchard - Regional Employment and Training Coordinator
Metis Training Purchase
807-624-5025 ext 310 * paulab@metisnation.org
Service Description: Operates as a program under the Education and Training Branch
Provides a range of culturally appropriate programs and services for Métis people to enhance employability and related skills including:
  • Apprenticeship support
  • Career counselling
  • Employment readiness support and training
  • Financial support/wage subsisdies and opportunity through a number of programs which may vary by office locations; programs are listed on website
  • Mobility assistance
  • Self-employment coaching assistance such as business plan and accounting information and access to computers, photocopiers and other equipment
  • Services for clients with disabilities

Fees: None
Application:
  • Must complete an initial Participant Registration Form to begin the process
  • Call office for information about which employment and training programs offering financial support are available at this location
  • Financial support for education/training programs is determined through intake and assessment
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Job search and preparation supports available to the public

Federally-funded supports for eligible Métis clients (either registered or self-identified) who are living in Ontario and are:
  • Unemployed
  • Underemployed
  • In jeopardy of job loss(ie pending layoff)
  • Not listed on the Indigenous and Northern Affaris (INAC) registry of Indian status
Age: 15.00 years and older
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Thunder Bay City, Thunder Bay District  
See Also: Financial Assistance

This information was last completely updated on November 7, 2016

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