This seven week in-class program that provides participants with the opportunity to develop
the knowledge and skills necessary to function as part of a retail team focusing on the grocery store environment.
Participants will also have the opportunity to gain practical work experience in a retail operation to help prepare
participants for employment in customer service and grocery store positions.
Job Opening - Job Coach for Persons with Disabilities (7 Week Summer Student Contract)
The successful candidate will assist adults and youth with disabilities learn to perform duties related to working in a grocery/retail store. These will include, but are not limited to, helping clients learn to operate
a Point of Sale (POS) system, stock shelves, manage inventory, prepare food, and stay safe on the job.
Job Opening - Marketing and Social Media Assistant (7 Week Summer Student Contract - Two Positions)
The main role of these individual's will be to develop and implement a marketing plan/social media presence, for the (OEVG) Old East Village Grocery store,
and the same position for our (OLA) Online Learning Alternative, which is a web-based education platform that provides accessible courseware
to individuals who are deaf or learning disabled.
OEVG Position | OLA Position
Free Ready 4 Employment Workshops start soon
ATN Access Inc is pleased to announce that we have now started the Ready 4 Employment Series. Clients may attend on a per session basis but please note that in order for the workshops to run we require a minimum of five and a maximum of ten participants. Please click on the link for a PDF version as to when the classes run and how you can register.
We were at the Lifestyles Homeshow Recently
ATN Access Inc. was out in the community this past weekend at the Lifestyles Homeshow.
Many Londoners came to checkout all the vendors and services offered and it was a
wonderful chance to meet the community and spread the word about ATN and the Old East
Village Grocer. A big thank you to our Food Hub partners who helped make the show a success.
Come see us anytime at the OEVG!
Assistive Technology Workshops Available
ATN Access Inc. is offering interactive workshops and presentations on using assistive technology (AT) to overcome physical
and cognitive limitations. The information presented covers various hardware and software accommodation methods such as
Dragon Naturally Speaking, Zoomtext, Kurzweil 3000, built-in accessibility features, ergonomic solutions and much more
OLA - Online Learning Alternative
We're excited to introduce to you our new training initiative to try help the deaf find careers that suit their interests, talents
and help reach their financial goals. We present an online tool that meets the deaf approach and alternative learning needs.
OLA can be used to offer training for those who are interested in becoming entrepreneurs
Libro Kindly Donates $24,300 towards our OLA Initative
Thank you to Libro for kindly "Sharing the Pie" and donating $24,300 to us here at ATN Access Inc. Their donation will go towards
helping us create our Online Learning Initiative (OLA) which is a training module to help the deaf who are
interested in becoming entrepreneurs. Thank you so much for your support. It is very appreciated in our community!
We would like to introduce you to Nicole Turner
Nicole Turner is a fourth year social work student
from King’s University College who is completing her practicum at ATN, where
she primarily works with our Learning Disabilities Lab facilitators. She hopes to obtain her Masters of Social Work and specialize in the field of social policy and advocacy, with
the goal of removing systemic barriers...Read More