Labour Market Info
LabourMarketInfo.com provides information about labour market trends and outlooks for occupations and industries in Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry (SDG).
Throughout 2011 the Five Eastern Counties L.I.P. surveyed immigrants, community agencies, local businesses and political leaders on the subject of immigration. The goal of this process was to obtain an accurate assessment of the strengths and challenges in our area and develop a strategy to work together to overcome the challenges, strengthen the weaknesses and promote a welcoming atmosphere for newcomers.
Funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation, GEOfutures is an intensive career navigation program for youth (ages 12-25). GEOfutures aims to guide youth in finding their ideal career pathways for which they are best suited while teaching them the skills and knowledge required for effective career navigation and career success.
Youth will exit the program with a detailed action plan for their careers that includes helpful tips and other information that will help them throughout the courses of their careers.
Eastern Ontario Training Board will assist at risk youth to overcome barriers to employment and to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to make a successful transition to the labour market or return to school.
To assist individuals with disabilities who have little or no labour force attachment to prepare for and obtain employment or self-employment, and develop the skills necessary to maintain that new employment.
Increase the supply of highly qualified people promoting the benefits of advanced studies; Demonstrate federal leadership by investing in the skills required to meet the needs of the knowledge economy and facilitate the transition of educated youth who are experiencing difficulties finding employment in their field.