The program is designed to serve Albertans with multiple barriers; aged 18 to 64. Clients will be unemployed or under employed and will likely be in receipt of income support. These individuals will exhibit barriers to success such as depression, anxiety, stress, and instability with employment due to the Covid 19 Pandemic. These barriers will be in a manageable state for the client to be able to be successful in a short-term employment program.
The program will provide training to Albertans that will assist in developing coping mechanisms to deal with their anxiety, stress, and instability with employment due to the Covid 19 pandemic. The program provides Clients the tools to move forward amidst fear and uncertainty and closer to their employment and education goals.
Upon completion of A2 & E Clients will have a clear understanding of their fears and anxieties as well as have access to a tool kit to help them deal with setbacks and move forward. In addition to improved mental stability, Clients will have a clear outline of their short and long-term employment and education goals, real time information on the local labor market, and an updated self-marketing package.