Kootenay

Bridges Trauma Informed Employment Program - Provincial Online Program

The Bridges Employment program helps women reclaim their lives who have experienced domestic or sexualized violence. Training includes essential skills, soft skills, and pre-employment education.

Regional Districts:

  • All

Training Locations:

  • Online

Contact:

Bridges for Womenemail or 250-385-7410


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The Healing through Equine Assistance and Resiliency Training Project (aka The H.E.A.R.T. Project)

The HEART program helps women address barriers to employment through equine-assisted learning, art therapy, skills training and workshops, and living supports. Participants receive supports for psycho-emotional issues related to abuse or trauma.

Regional Districts:

  • Central Kootenay
  • Kootenay Boundary

Training Locations:

  • Trail

Contact:

Greater Trail Community Skills Centreemail or 250-368-6360 (217)

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Doorways

Doorways is a trauma-informed program that helps survivors of domestic violence find and maintain employment. Participants receive soft/hard skill development, individual and group-based employment counselling, and on-the-job supports.

Regional Districts:

  • Central Kootenay
  • Kootenay Boundary

Training Locations:

  • Castlegar

Contact:

Kootenay Career Development Societyemail or 250-352-6200
 
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