LIFE for Youth
Learning Innovation for Future Employment
This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada.
Calling All Youth Ages 15 – 30
Earn $$$ While You Learn!
LIFE for Youth is a paid six-month program that provides an opportunity to gain employability and life skills through innovative classroom instruction and various in-house work placements. Add to this an external work placement with an employer in the Caledon community and this program is a tremendous opportunity for Caledon’s youth!
Throughout the program, participants receive supportive job coaching and gain the ability to successfully discover their marketable skills. Participants who successfully complete the program will receive a $500.00 completion bonus!
You may be eligible if you are:
- 15 - 30 years of age
- Out of school
- In need of assistance to overcome employment challenges
- Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents
- Not in receipt of Employment Insurance are eligible
For more information, please contact us with your name and phone number.
Mary Falcone, LIFE for Youth Manager
905.584.2300 ext. 232 or email@example.com
A heart-felt "Thank You" to our community employers for their participation and support:
Albion- Bolton Community Library
Albion- Bolton Community Parent-Child Centre
Arcadia Music Academy
Big Bark Graphics
Bolton Dental Care
Bolton Veterinarian Hospital
Brampton Caledon Community Living
Caledon Animal Shelter
Caledon Centre for Recreation and Wellness
Caledon Hills Pet Spa
Family Health Naturopathic Living
Gap Waste Management
Health First Wellness Centre
Kleinburg Integrative Health
Pumpkin Patch Two
Rainbow Academy Learning & Child Care Centre
Selective Conformal Coatings
State Farm Insurance
The Flower Workshop
Town of Caledon
Vera Davis Centre
Jobs Caledon Fashion Show
On August 13 2009, CCS LIFE for Youth students organized the first annual Business Attire Fashion Show. The event showcased a wide variety of outfits and encouraged proper clothing for the workplace. The fashion show was held at the CCS Eco-Store, Chez Thrift, and featured over 40 outfits, all of which were purchased from Chez Thrift and under $30.
Watch us on Rogers TV Dufferin-Caledon!
On July 23, 2009, Rogers TV Dufferin-Caledon ran a segment on Caledon Community Services and the Eco-Stores Program. Watch this video to learn more about CCS, LIFE For Youth, and the Stores Program. For more information on Rogers Television, visit www.rogerstv.com.