From June 1st - June 14th the DMSMCA Community Resource Centre and all programming will be paused for 2 weeks as we wait for funding which has been delayed due to COVID-19.

Phone messages and email will be returned after June 14th.  

Please visit the various employment and training resources as well as COVID-19 information below. We look forward to resume programming soon.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Winnipeg - Youth Recreation Acitivity Worker Program. A joint initiative with Red River College - one year fully funded program. Two info sessions in June via Zoom. Click here for more information. 

Social Planning Council of Winnipeg has a hub of online resources offering various supports, advice guidance and COVID-19 information. Educational Resources, Financial Support for Manitobans, Community Support, News Updates and more. Click here to visit their page.

Youth Employment Services provides online resources for Income Support, Mental Health, Free Training,

E-Learning and Job Searching. They also provide job postings which are updated every Monday and Thursday. 

Click here to visit their website.

Unemployed during COVID-19? What to do? A blog from Opportunities for Employment offering job searching tips during the pandemic. Click here to visit their blog.

For COVID-19 updates, information and support in Manitoba, Click here.

For information on the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) and to apply, Click here.

Online Resources

Training Resources

First Aid/CPR Training

 

Canadian First Aid Training Ltd. 

https://www.canadian-training.ca/training/

Winnipeg First Aid

https://firstaidwinnipeg.ca/

St. John Ambulance

https://mb.stjohntraining.ca/

First Aid Training Centre

https://www.firstaidtrainingcentre.ca/

Safe Food Handlers Training

Manitoba Health Certified Food Handler Training Program - List of certified trainers

https://www.gov.mb.ca/health/publichealth/environmentalhealth/protection/docs/contractorlist.pdf

WHMIS Training

Manitoba Tourism Education Council

https://mtec.mb.ca/

Manitoba WHMIS Training

https://manitobawhmistraining.com/

PREP Employment Readiness Program

Daniel McIntyre / St. Matthews Community Association offers free employment services, workshops and employable skills training programs to assist individuals who are unemployed or underemployed find meaningful employment through our PREP Employment Readiness Program.

To be eligible for our free employment services, training programs, workshops and drop-in clinic participants must:

  • Be 18 years of age or older

  • Be a resident of Manitoba

  • Be eligible to work in Canada

  • Be unemployed or underemployed

  • Have a valid social insurance number - if you don't have one we can help you get one!

Free Employment Services Include:
  • Resume Development 

  • Cover Letter Development

  • Job Search Assistance 

  • Interview Preparation

  • Access to computers, photocopier, printer and fax machine

Employment Resource Lab

Every Monday and Tuesday from 1 pm – 3 pm you can drop into our Employment Resource Lab to: 

  • Access computers to work on your resume, cover letter, job search, print rental forms, medical forms, government forms and search for housing  

  • Use our photocopier, printer, fax and phone  

  • Receive assistance with your resume or book an appointment for another day and time  

  • Register for workshops or training programs  

Employable Skills Training Programs


To find out when the next programs are being offered, check back, sign up for our Community Digest, or contact the Employment and Training Coordinator at 204-774-7005 ext. 105 or workprep (at) dmsmca.ca.

Funding for the PREP program is provided by the Manitoba Government.

Daniel McIntyre - St. Matthews Community Association
823 Ellice Ave.
Winnipeg, MB | 
R3G 0C3
204-774-7005

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