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More mature workers join the workforce thanks to successful government training program

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More mature workers join the workforce thanks to successful government training program

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Media Relations
Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Responsible for Labour
250 387-2799
Media Relations Office
Employment and Social Development Canada
819 994-5559
media@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca
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More mature workers join the workforce thanks to successful government training program

The Province of British Columbia has extended the Targeted Initiative for Older Worker (TIOW) programs in B.C. to Dec. 31, 2016. The federal and provincial governments are providing and additional $4.1 million to 14 service providers delivering the TIOW program in 16 communities throughout B.C.

The list of service providers are as follows. For more information about the programs below, please contact the service providers directly.

  • College of New Caledonia: Targeted Initiative for Older Worker (TIOW) program, Fort St James and Takla Lake
  • College of New Caledonia: TIOW Vanderhoof, Vanderhoof
  • College of the Rockies: East Kootenay Older Workers Program, Fernie
  • College of the Rockies: East Kootenay Older Workers Program, Invermere
  • College of the Rockies: East Kootenay Older Workers Progra, Golden
  • Creative Employment Access Society: Vintage Advantage, Courtenay
  • Ethos Management Group: Experience Works – Mobile, Mission
  • Horton Ventures Inc.: Value in Experienced Older Workers, 100 Mile House
  • Horton Ventures Inc.: Value in Experienced Older Workers, Williams Lake
  • Kootenay Employment Services Society in Experience Works, Creston
  • NexusBC Community Resource Centre: Employment Plus, Vernon and Enderby
  • Obair Economic Society: TIOW Dawson Creek, Dawson Creek
  • Prince George Employment Services Society (Employment Action): Seasons Employment Program for Older Workers, Prince George
  • Quesnel Employment Services: Experience Counts, Quesnel

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