Goodwill’s Employment Programs Help Albertans with Disabilities
Through our employment programs, we work together with employers, community members and volunteers to provide Albertans with disabilities the opportunity to enhance their lives through meaningful employment.
Together, and with your help, we are strengthening communities and making an impact across Alberta!
The Power of Work program supports people with disabilities in locating employment or volunteer opportunities in their communities. Individuals are assisted with identifying their employment goals, employment preparation, job search and employment coaching.
Commercial Services is a division of Goodwill that provides innovative and cost saving services for companies like yours. We provide solutions in packaging, assembly, and light manufacturing.
Commercial Services is a center-based, inclusive place of employment for persons with disabilities.
By outsourcing with Goodwill’s Commercial Services division, businesses, non-profits and municipalities have realized cost savings by having assembly and/or preparation of products completed at our operation thus saving money, time and space.
Our creative and professional team is ready to support your packaging and assembly requirements. Our team members are experienced, efficient and committed to providing superior customer service.
Goodwill Industries of Alberta is proud to offer a retail-training program designed specifically for Albertans with Disabilities.
This training program will create opportunities for Albertans with a disability to gain meaningful employment in the retail industry while providing Alberta businesses with qualified and skilled employees ready to begin their career.
What does the program offer?
An inclusively designed curriculum developed to assist persons with a disability navigate the training at their own pace in a supportive learning environment.
Goodwill Industries of Alberta has many individual and community supporters without whom we could not be successful. We would like to acknowledge the following supporters and partners who help us meet our goals in many different ways.
Goodwill Industries of Alberta is a non-profit charitable social enterprise that depends on support from community and corporate Albertans.
Supporters of Commercial Services
Through our Commercial Services supporters who have contracts with Goodwill to perform various projects for their business that could include such tasks as mail preparation, light industrial work, assembly and piece work projects.
Supporters of Power of Work
The Power of Work program supports Albertans with disabilities in securing employment or volunteer opportunities in their communities.