Support Services & Programs




Early Literacy Program

 
WHIN Project

Phone:604-826-5349

Navi Khatar
32065 Van Velzen Ave
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 2G6
Program supporting children in the pre-school age range to learn the fundamental building blocks with literacy.
 
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Employment Specialized Services

 
WorkBC Employment Service Centre

Phone:604-826-0626

Unit 209 33123 1st Avenue
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 1G5
We offer special resources for immigrants, youth, older workers, Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, people who live in remote areas, or anyone having trouble finding work for any reason. Visit your local WorkBC Employment Services Centre and we'll find the help you need.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.fvessc.ca

 



Employment Workshops and Training

 
WorkBC Employment Service Centre

Phone:604-826-0626

Unit 209 33123 1st Avenue
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 1G5
Every WorkBC Employment Services Centre has workshops for people who want to learn more about finding a job and starting work. We have both short and long-term training programs, depending on your needs and the skills you require. Visit your nearest WorkBC Employment Services Centre and ask and Employment Centre Advisor which workshops or training will help you most.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.fvessc.ca

 



English Language Services For Adults (ELSA)

 
Abbotsford Community Services

Phone:604-859-7681

2420 Montrose Avenue
Abbotsford, British Columbia   V2S 3S9
ESL classes for adult immigrants (must be 17 years and older). Classes run in Mission and Abbotsford. Free childminding available at certain locations. Languages offered: English. No Cost - Self referral. Contact: (604) 859-7681 Local 216 or elsa@abbotsfordcommunityservices.com.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.abbotsfordcommunityservices.com

 



ESL Tutoring

 
Mission Literacy in Motion

Phone:604-615-4711

Chandra Deo
Windebank Elementray School, 33570 11th Ave, Room 172
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 6Z2
Tutoring program for adults who are interested in improving their English language skills.
 
Email:
Website:http://literacyinmission.org/

 



Evening Intensive Program

 
Fraser Valley Academy of Dance

Phone:604-826-0097

Mrs. Carolyne Carney
33219 1st Ave
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 1G7
Up to 13 hours per week of training in RAD ballet, pointe, contemporary ballet, ISTD tap and ISTD Modern Dance Theatre. Register online at www.fvad.ca
 
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Website:http://www.fvad.ca

 



Express to Success

 
Mission Community Skills Centre Society

Phone:604-826-0626

Klaus Werner
Unit 209 33123 1st Avenue
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 1G5
This is a PAID 14-week training program for youth ages 15-30 who are out of school and facing employment barriers by developing their employability skills for jobs in the retail, hospitality or tourism sector. This project is 14 weeks of paid training and work experience for 12 youth, with valuable specific certifications.

Earn the certificates, participate in the workshops and complete the work experience to get you there!

For more information call Trudy Werner at 604-826-0626.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.missioncsc.org