Working Together

Helping People with Disabilities Prepare for, Obtain and Maintain Employment

The Working Together with Employers and Enhancing Employment program (Working Together) is a unique, comprehensive and participant centered program designed to develop the skills required to help individuals achieve their employment goals.

COVID-19 Update:

Neil Squire is working to minimize the risk of transmission of COVID-19 for the health and safety of clients, staff, and their communities, by following direction from the Provincial Health Officer and WorkSafe BC. Our services are available in-person by appointment and virtually. Clients will need an appointment for any in-person services.

Please contact us for more information: 1 877 673 4636 or info@neilsquire.ca (new window).

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Need more support on your employment journey? Attend a webinar:
Working Together webinar series

The Program Offers:

  • Individualized program plans or group-based learning environment
  • Career & Personal Development, Wellness for Work & Job Search Support customized to meet your individual needs
  • Wage subsidy may be available if needed
  • Continuous support from career professionals
  • Ergonomic and/or Assistive Technology assessments and solutions

Participant Eligibility:

  • Have a self-declared disability
  • Require assistance to prepare for, obtain and keep employment or self-employment
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada

Working Together Eligibility Changes

Until March 31, 2021, we have been informed by our funders that the eligibility criteria for our program has changed to include all persons with disabilities whether they are eligible for or currently receive EI. Please contact your local Neil Squire office to speak with a Working Together representative for further details and eligibility criteria.

Contact Us:

Please contact the office location nearest you. Please note, each office services their surrounding areas:

British Columbia

Burnaby
Sara Bains, Director of Employment Programs
T 604 473 9363 ext. 142
Toll Free 1 877 673 4636
sarab@neilsquire.ca

Victoria
Kim Donaldson
T 250 595 0044 ext. 108
kimd1@neilsquire.ca

Penticton
Mindy Rollins
T 250 492 5289
mindyr@neilsquire.ca

Saskatchewan

Regina
T 306 781 6023
Toll Free 1 844 860 6023
sk.info@neilsquire.ca

Ontario

Ottawa
T 613 723 3575
Toll Free 1 866 939 6345
on.info@neilsquire.ca

New Brunswick

Fredericton
T 506 450 7999
Toll Free 1 866 446 7999
nb.info@neilsquire.ca

Do you have questions about this program?
Contact us

Working Together is funded by:

visit the Government of Canada's website

The Working Together with Employers and Enhancing Employability
program is funded by the Government of Canada’s
Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities

 

Additional support has been provided by:

visit the TD Bank Financial Group website

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