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: [email protected]

Mattawa
540 Valois Drive
Mattawa , P0H 1V0
Phone: 705-476-3234 ext 263
Fax: 705-744-3967
E-mail: [email protected]

Marten River
Phone: 705-476-3234
Fax: 705-476-9302
E-mail: [email protected]

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COVID 19 UPDATE - June 14, 2021








VALUED CUSTOMERS: PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF OUR CURRENT COVID-19 MEASURES

AS OF MONDAY, JUNE 14, 2021 OUR BUILDING WILL BE OPEN WITH THE FOLLOWING RESTRICTIONS:

A MAXIMUM OF 6 CLIENTS WILL BE ALLOWED INSIDE THE RESOURCE CENTRE AT ANY TIME

PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLY JOB SEEKERS WILL BE ADMITTED (NO AQUINTANCES OR FAMILY MEMBERS, WILL BE ALLOWED).

IF JOB SEEKER IS UNDER THE AGE OF 19, A PARENT/GUARIDAN IS PERMITTED. UNLESS ATTENDING A VIRTUAL SESSION, EACH JOB SEEKER WILL HAVE A MAXIMUM OF 20 MINUTES INSIDE.

APPOINTMENTS WITH CONSULTANTS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE, OTHERWISE VIRTUAL SERVICE IS STILL AVAILABLE.

COVID-19 MISE À JOUR – 14 juin 2021

CHER(ÈRE)S CLIENT(E)S, VEUILLEZ PRENDRE NOTE DE NOS MESURES COVID-19 ACTUELLES.

À COMPTER DU LUNDI 14 JUIN 2021, NOTRE ÉDIFICE SERA OUVERT AVEC LES RESTRICTIONS SUIVANTES :

NOUS PERMETTONS UN MAXIMUM DE 6 CLIENTS DANS LE CENTRE DE RESSOURCES À LA FOIS.

SEULEMENT LES CHERCHEURS D'EMPLOI SERONT ADMIS – AUCUN MEMBRE DE LA FAMILLE OU AMI SUPPLÉMENTAIRE. LES JEUNES DE MOINS DE 19 ANS PEUVENT ÊTRE ACCOMPAGNÉS PAR UN PARENT.

SAUF POUR ASSISTER À UNE SESSION VIRTUELLE, LA DURÉE DES VISITES EST LIMITÉE À 20 MINUTES.

LES RENDEZ-VOUS AVEC DES CONSULTANTS DOIVENT ÊTRE RÉSERVÉS À L'AVANCE, SINON LE SERVICE VIRTUEL EST TOUJOURS DISPONIBLE.