Working Together

Mike, Working Together participant

September 6, 2017 Mike finds the right balance with employment and passion

Mike, who was looking to re-enter the workforce, has an intellectual disability and hearing issues. Despite these barriers, he was very motivated to find work and prove to an employer that he would be a valuable asset.

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August 30, 2017 Cassandra finds a “road map” to her dream career

When looking to re-enter the workforce, Cassandra’s experiences were vast and many, but she didn’t know where to start. She had just recently relocated to Ottawa, and was not fully settled in to her new surroundings.

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August 16, 2017 An Integral Part of the Home Hardware Team

At the Orleans Home Hardware, just outside of Ottawa, Eric has found a home away from home. He loves his job, handling stock and assisting customers out on the sales floor.

John

July 12, 2017 John Perseveres and Lands a New Job

John had worked for decades in concrete and maintenance services. However, his recent diagnosis of a spinal disability made it impossible for him to continue working in that profession.

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July 5, 2017 Cassandra finds her entrepreneurial spirit

Before her stroke, Cassandra was an active 22 year old woman who worked in retail and enjoyed spending time with her friends. Now, she works towards self-employment with the help of Working Together.

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