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Ngindaasmin Academic Upgrading Program

September 10th, 2014 Comments off

If you need tutorial assistance for the course work, tutors are available every day

from 1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m.

at 167 Gerrard Street East, Main Floor

To register, contact:  Carol White @ 416-591-2310, ext. 2257 or


Miziwe Biik Aboriginal & Training is excited to announce the…

September 8th, 2014 Comments off


This newly introduced Employment Ontario program is intended to help our youth find the jobs they long for; the jobs that will give them independence and the means to pursue their career goals.

As of September 2013, Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment and Training will be enhancing the services we offer Aboriginal youth, ages 15 to 29.

Services under the Youth Employment Fund include:

• Assistance with employment and training expenses, such as books, work clothing, registration costs and materials

• Paid Job Trials and Placements up to 6 months

• Job matching and job search assistance

• Computer lab with full access to the Internet, tutorials, Microsoft Office, fax, phones, printers and photocopier

• Opportunities to attend onsite Job Fairs

• Resources and information on topics important to job searching, such as youth and community programs, job search methods, interviewing skills, networking and more

• Job counseling and mentoring to help explore options and interests

• Assistance writing cover letters and résumés

• Helpful employment and training workshops

Eligible participants are young men and women who are:

• Residents of Ontario

• between 15-29 years old

• unemployed

• not participating in full-time training or education

 For More Information Contact our Job Developer: Gavin Lawrence, 416-591-2310 Ext.2246 or

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Aboriginal Pre-Employment Development Program

August 26th, 2014 Comments off

DATE: Monday. September 15, 2014

Are you an Ontario Works Recipient?

Are you interested in Employment or Training?

Our program provides you with the skills and tools you need to break through your job search barriers.

Our 6 weeks 1/2 day workshops and supportive follow-up employment counselling sessions can make the difference between job seeking and success.


  • Personality Dimensions
  • Self-Esteem Building
  • Goal Setting
  • Skills Profiling
  • Research Skills
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Networking
  • Interview Skills
  • Career Cruising
  • Proveit
  • Research Skills

For referrals and for further information please contact: Denise Davad @416-591-0353

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Career Workshops – September

August 18th, 2014 Comments off

@ 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

  • Wednesday, September 24th, 2014   Resumes, Cover Letters & References
  • Thursday, September 25th, 2014   Interviewing Skills
  • Friday, September 26th, 2014   Networking, Self-Marketing & LinkedIn

Facilitated by Sarah Belisle, Employment Counsellor

Please contact reception to register @ 416.591.2310 or

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Standard First Aid/CPR Two Day Workshop: October & November

August 18th, 2014 Comments off

* Tuesday, November 4th and Wednesday, November 5th

* Wednesday, October 29th and Thursday, Octorber 30th

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

(Lunch and Tokens will be provided)

(You must be at least 16 years of age to participate)

(Must be Aboriginal, Metis, Inuit)

 To register please call Racine at

416-591-2310  Ext. 2259 or email

Space is Limited, so Register Today!

 (In order to be awarded a certificate, you must be present both days.)


Second Career Info Session

July 18th, 2014 Comments off

Have you been laid off on or after January 1, 2005?

Are you currently unemployed?

Are you a resident of Ontario?

if so, come and find out about the:


Information Session will be held:

Friday, September 19, 2014

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Space is limited, so register early!

Please contact reception @416-591-2310

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July 16th, 2014 Comments off

*  Wednesday, October 15th

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 (Tokens will be provided)

(You must be at least 16 years of age to participate)

(Must be First Nation, Metis, Inuit)

To register please call Racine at

416-591-2310 Ext. 2259 or email

Space is Limited, so Register Today!

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Food Handler Training Workshops

July 8th, 2014 Comments off

* Thursday, September 11th, 2014

* Thursday, October 16th, 2014

* Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

* Wednesday, December 10th, 2014


Time:  10:00 am -3:00 pm

To register please call Racine at 416-591-2310 ext. 2259 or

Space is limited, so register today!

Clients must be First Nation, Metis or Inuit and over the age of 16

Lunch and bus tokens will be provided



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Smart Serve Certification Workshop

June 18th, 2014 Comments off

Smart Serve Ontario Certificate training program is designed to educate servers, bartenders, managers and other staff members as to what their responsibilities and obligations are under the law, as well as recognize the signs of intoxication and implement intervention strategies for aggressive customers.

Date: Thursday, October 2, 2014

Time: 9 am – 3 pm

To register contact Gavin Lawrence 416-591-2310 ext: 2246 or email

Space is limited, so register today.

(Client must be Aboriginal, Metis, or Inuit)

Tokens will be provided.   No Lunch Provided


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Presenting Miziwe Biik’s 2nd Quarterly Newsletter (Under “About Miziwe Biik” Tab)

June 2nd, 2014 Comments off

Miziwe Biik is proud to present the second issue of our quarterly newsletter for 2014.

In this issue and in future ones, we will be providing information regarding our programs and services, client success stories and provide answers to frequently asked questions.

Miziwe Biik has been serving the community since 1991 and we welcome your feedback. All feedback can be directed through our Facebook page via the following link;

Additional feedback can also be directed to Denise Davad at