Registration is now open for the July 2017 YES Program
Registration has now opened for the Youth Employment Strategy (YES) Program that starts on July 24th, 2017. Please
don't hesitate to sign up early as spaces for the program go quickly and it is never to early to get your career
going. Please call to book an intake appointment. If you would like more information about what the course has
to offer and if you are eligible....More Details
Register for our Free Grocery Skills Program
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 Developer/ Retention Specialist
We are currently looking to hire a Job Developer/ Retention Specialist with experience working with clients from diverse backgrounds to assist in job development and retention.
This is a one year contract position, with the potential for renewal. It reports directly to ATN’s Executive Director.
The deadline for submitting resumes is at 4 p.m. on Friday July 21st, 2017.
Next Free Ready 4 Employment Workshops is on August 2nd
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.
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
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
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