Looking for work in Greater Victoria? Below are some programs and resources to help you get started.
General Employment Services
WorkBC Centre (Job search, career toolkit, planning services and more)
Victoria: Unit 201-1483 Douglas Street – 250-388-0858
Saanich: 201 – 2962 Borden Street – 250-479-9675
The John Howard Society of Victoria (Employment training, certifications, support for people facing barriers to employment)
2675 Bridge Street – 250-386-3428 – firstname.lastname@example.org
WorkLink Employment Society (Job boards, resources, workshops)
202- 3179 Jacklin Road – 250-478-9525
Victoria Native Friendship Centre (Career, employment and education resources and bursaries)
231 Regina Avenue – 250-384-3211
Construction Foundation of BC (WATT program, workshops, training services, tutoring)
963 Langford Parkway – 250-220-5861
Vancouver Island Construction Association (Training, supplies, certifications)
1075 Alston Street – 250-388-6471
If you require urgent emotional support, including having thoughts of suicide and other mental health issues, please call Vancouver Island Crisis Line: 1-888-494-3888.
Youth (under 25 years of age) may access youthspace.ca for online emotional support.
For other resources, including shelter availability, visit bc211.ca