Niagara Workforce Planning Board

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-641-0801
Fax 905-641-0308
E-Mail info@niagaraworkforceboard.ca
Website www.niagaraworkforce.ca
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Primary Contact Mario De Divitiis, Chief Executive Officer; Email: mario@niagaraworkforceboard.ca
Alternate Contact Lisa Cairns, Finance and Office Manager; Email: lcairns@niagaraworkforceboard.ca
Primary Executive Brian Hutchings, Chairman of the Board; Email: bhutchings@brocku.ca
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
43 Church St, Suite 705
St Catharines, ON L2R 7E1
 
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Intersection Church St and Wellington St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Independent regional advisory body led by local business and labour sectors and including representation from other stakeholders * engages communities in a locally-driven process to identify and respond to key trends, opportunities and priorities to help improve conditions of the local labour market * facilitates a local planning process and opportunities where community organizations and institutions agree to initiate and/or implement joint actions, activities and projects * organizes events and activities that promote the importance of education, training and skills upgrading * maintains an immigrant mentorship program for internationally trained professionals, which aids highly trained newcomers in finding work in their field by helping them to establish a local professional network and better understand the Canadian perspectives on their field of expertise.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm or by appointment
Eligibility Community agencies and other labour market partners
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Oct 1997
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Meetings Bi-monthly
Service Categories Career Exploration ~ Internationally Trained Skilled Workers ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Education Issues ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Employment Issues