In an effort to do our part to contain the spread of COVID-19, please be advised of our current plans to continue to provide services to our clients and employers while mitigating exposure.
Career Edge has been deemed a non-essential service by the Ontario Government and our offices will be closed effective March 25th until further notice.
The following outlines our strategy to date, which given the fluidity of the situation, may be subject to change on short notice.
As of Tuesday, March 17th our office will not be open to access by the public, however we will continue to provide assistance to our clients and employers virtually. Please continue to monitor our website and social media for updates, links are listed below.
Your safety is of our utmost concern. We will continue to offer high-quality, confidential and free employment services to assist you during this time. Our staff will continue to work with our clients, to help meet their employment goals, via telephone appointments and through available electronic means.
If you would like to book a phone or virtual appointment with an Employment Counsellor, or if you are an employer looking for Job Developer services, please contact 613-392-9157 and leave a message, or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
All public events and workshops which have been scheduled from March 16 to April 6 (tentatively) have been cancelled and will be rescheduled. Please tune into our website at www.careeredge.on.ca or to our social media accounts for ongoing updates.
Trenton Facebook: @CareerEdgeQuinte
Napanee Facebook: @CareerEdgeLennoxandAddington
Picton Facebook: @CareerEdgePEC
Picton Instagram: @CareerEdgePEC
We look forward in assisting you with your employment needs. Please check our COVID-19 page and our social media for regular updates. We are working hard to do our part to mitigate the spread of the virus, while maintaining services to our community.
Please visit the Hastings-Prince Edward Public Health website for up-to-date local information and guidance on COVID-19.
Please visit the Workplace Safety & Prevention Services website for a variety of COVID-19 resources.
Employment Standards Amendment Act (Infectious Diseases Emergencies) for Job-Protected Leave – Office of The Premier
Stop The Spread Business Information Line – Office of the Premier
Business and Employee Supports – Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Legal Information & Resources – Steps to Justice
Temporary Wage Subsidy for Employers – Government of Canada
Income Support – Income Security Advocacy Centre
Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy – Government of Canada
Covid-19 Public Resources – Public Health Ontario
Pandemic Helpline – Addictions and Mental Health Services HPE
Self Care During COVID-19 for Youth Video – Foundry BC
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Support – Wellness Together Canada
How to Cope with Social Distancing During COVID-19 – Kids Help Phone
Managing your Stress & Anxiety during COVID-19 – Centre for Addictions and Mental Health
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Benefits Available During COVID-19 – Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)