|Record #: HAM6158||Last Full Update: 25 May 2016|
|Primary Contact||Julie Conway, Development Director|
|Alternate Contact||David Steeves, Employment Coach|
|Located In Community||Hamilton Central|
|Address & Map||
30 Wilson Street
Hamilton, ON L8R 1C5
|Intersection||Wilson St and Hughson St S|
|Physical Access||Not Accessible - Stairs into the building|
|Agency and Service Names|
|Alternate Name||Rock Experience Program ; TRI-Rock|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity|
|Funding||Federal - Service Canada|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Funded by Service Canada this is a 16 week paid employment training program that is done in 2 phases. Each phase is 8 weeks long. Phase I occurs at the Living Rock and is a combination of practical work experience and employment skills development. For Phase II, youth are placed 8 weeks with an employer where they gain valuable job experience.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Hamilton (City of)|
|Eligibility||Ages: 16 year(s) - 30 year(s)
16 and 17 year olds must have permission from their respective school boards to be able to participate in the program.
People who are in receipt of Employment Insurance Benefits,or have previously collected Employment Insurance Benefits, are not eligible.
Youth must complete the application process to be eligible.
|Application||Youth who have completed necessary paperwork with an MTCU organization and completed a TRI-Rock interview at the Living Rock.
|Categories and Classification|
|Service Categories||Classroom Training ~ At Risk Youth ; Prejob Guidance ~ At Risk Youth ; Subsidized Employment ~ At Risk Youth ; Work Experience ~ At Risk Youth|