Diversity at Work Nipissing

Diversity at Work Nipissing

The Diversity at Work Nipissing (DAWN) program is a client driven employment related program that strives to meet the needs of Newcomers to Canada while assisting the local economy grow by becoming more Inclusive and Diverse.

Services for Newcomers:

Yes Employment Services is here to assist Newcomers from the start of their journey in the North Bay area.  The DAWN Employment Consultant strives to assist Newcomers on their path from that first Canadian job to economic stability. That path is different for everyone, so we offer an individualized action plan for each person/family.  Newcomers can be assisted through workshops on Canadian Workplace and Culture, Business Language, Workplace Competencies, Financial Literacy, Community Resources, and other topics that become necessary.  We also offer one-on-one workshops to allow Newcomers that have a lower language level access to this information at a pace that they can understand.  We provide many other services, including:

Networking and mentorship opportunities are another way we plan to assist Newcomers to move along their career path to their long-term goals.  By matching an industry volunteer with a newcomer, we hope to provide networking opportunities in the specific career path as well as gain knowledge of how that specific career looks in the North Bay area.  We train our mentors to ensure that everyone gets the best possible experience.

Services for Employers:

The DAWN staff also focus on assisting local employers by helping them learn how to deal with a new dynamic in their workplace.  We provide Diversity Training that outlines ways to successfully on-board and retain newcomers in the workplace, and we have Community Outreach staff to assist as specific needs arise on a one-on-one basis.

Whether you are a newcomer to Canada, or thinking of welcoming a newcomer into your workplace, start your journey with us!

This project is funded by the Government of Canada

North Bay
149 Main Street East
North Bay , P1B 1A9
Phone: 705-476-3234
Fax: 705-476-9302
E-mail: ask@yesnorthbay.com

Mattawa
540 Valois Drive
Mattawa , P0H 1V0
Phone: 705-744-0395 ext 24
Fax: 705-744-3967
E-mail: ask@yesnorthbay.com

Marten River
Phone: 705-476-3234
Fax: 705-476-9302
E-mail: ask@yesnorthbay.com

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COVID 19 UPDATE - August 31, 2020








VALUED CUSTOMER:

PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF OUR CURRENT COVID19 MEASURES

WE HAVE EXPANDED OUR OPENING TO REFLECT THE CHANGES IN GOVERNMENT
GUIDELINES


PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:

-WE ARE ALLOWING A MAXIMUM OF 6 CLIENTS IN THE RESOURCE CENTRE AT A TIME, PLEASE USE OUR VIDEO DOORBELL AT OUR MAIN STREET ENTRANCE FOR ACCESS.

- TO DECREASE TRAFFIC CUSTOMERS ARE ASKED TO NOT BRING ADDITIONAL FAMILY OR FRIENDS WHEN THEY VISIT THE OFFICE
-YOUTH UNDER THE AGE OF 19 CAN BE ACCOMPANIED BY ONE PARENT

- TIME ALLOTTED WILL BEEN DETERMINED BY INDIVIDUAL NEED AS WELL AS THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WAITING FOR SERVICES.

-RESUME PICK-UP CAN BE PREARRANGED (705-476-3234)

-PUBLIC WASHROOMS ARE NOW OPEN

-APPOINTMENTS WITH CONSULTANTS WILL BE AVAILABLE BOTH IN-PERSON AND VIRTUALLY

-ALL WHO ENTER THE BUILDING WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK