Who can participate?
The Employment Innovation Project (EIP) assists adults with disabilities to access support and employment in their local communities. We offer assistance to residents of Central Alberta who are not employed to their full potential or who have a sporadic work history.
Employment and Outreach Connector Services
EIP provides individualized support to assist participants acquire career and employment information, direct job/employer matching, and follow up assistance to promote a positive connection to the labour market. This may include specific activities such as:
- Career exploration
- Resume development
- Job search strategies
- Employer contacts
- Marketing supports
Outreach services are offered to assist participants to establish and maintain involvement with additional support services that they may require to be successful and fully participate in their community.
Employers receive support and direct assistance to create positive employment opportunities.
This program is made possible by funding through the Alberta Government and the Government of Canada.