Post Secondary Youth Internship Program

You did it! Completing post secondary education is a major accomplishment. Now what? It’s time to launch your career, and the Y is pleased to support post secondary graduates in reaching their career goals. The Post Secondary Youth Internship Program provides post secondary graduate youth with career-related work experiences in various high-demand sectors. The program is designed to help...

Self Employment

Dream about starting your own business? Success is much greater if you have the right knowledge, tools and resources. The Self Employment program is designed to help Canadians start up small businesses through training, financial support and connecting you to the networks and agencies needed to succeed. In conjunction with the new Employment Program of BC and the YWCA, this program provides...

Youth BEAT

The YMCA Youth BEAT employment program supports youth with mental health challenges to breakthrough to employment and training, and to get the confidence, skills and experience needed to kick-start their careers. From finding employment, or upgrading skills, to discovering education programs that match with what you’re passionate about, we’re here to help! This holistic program, in...

Youth Works

Ready, set, work! The YMCA Youth Works program offers a comprehensive and holistic approach to helping youth ages 15-29 gain the confidence, skills and experience to secure and maintain employment. This 30-week job readiness program offers one-on-one support with experienced career advisors, job search and readiness training and work placements that include mentorship. Participants also benefit...