Victoria Disability Resource Centre Resources

Employment Websites

Employment Programs

 

WorkBC Centres:

 

GT Hiring - 201-1483 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC

(250) 388-0858

Victoria@gthiringsolutions.ca

 

GT Hiring - 415 Gorge Road East, Victoria, BC

(250) 388-5627

Victoria@gthiringsolutions.ca

 

GT Hiring Solutions - 201-3962 Borden Street, Victoria, BC

(250) 479-9675

Victoria@gthiringsolutions.ca

 

Beacon Community Services - 9860 Third Street, Sidney, BC

(250) 656-0134

workbcinfo@beaconcs.ca 

 

Beacon Community Services - 268 Fulford-Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island, BC

(250) 931-7687

workbcinfo@beaconcs.ca

 

WorkLink Employment Society - #202-3179 Jacklin Road, Victoria, BC

(250) 478-9525

info@worklink.bc.ca

 

WorkLink Employment Society - 6625-D Sooke Road, Sooke, BC

(250) 478-9525

info@worklink.bc.ca

 

Bridges for Women Society:

 

Bridges Employment Program (Victoria) - 1809 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC

(250) 385-7410 ext. 103

jenny@bridgesforwomen.ca

 

                * Bridges Employment Program (Westshore)

                (778) 432-3790

                dianne@bridgesforwomen.ca

               

                * Bridges Employment Program (Sooke)

                (778) 584-7410

                 briana@bridgesforwomen.ca

 

InFocus - 721 Kings Road, Victoria, BC

(250) 590-3805

admin@infocusservices.com

 

AT Work

(250) 858-1505

rebecca.george@cmha.bc.ca

 

NetWorks Employment Solutions - 125 Skinner Street, Victoria, BC

(250) 389-1211

Ferdinand.Hehewerth@icmha.ca

 

Inter-Cultural Association - 930 Balmoral Road, Victoria BC

(250) 388-4728 ext 134

dhamblin@icavictoria.org

 

Job Search Sites

 

Work BC - https://www.workbc.ca/Jobs-Careers/Find-Jobs/Jobs.aspx

 

GT Hiring Job Feed - http://gthiringsolutions.ca/blog/victoria-job-feed/

 

Indeed - https://www.indeed.ca/

 

BC Public Services - https://search.employment.gov.bc.ca/cgi-bin/a/searchjobs_quick.cgi

 

Charity Village (Non-Profit Job Listings) - https://charityvillage.com/jobs/find-jobs.aspx

 

WorkLink Job board - http://www.worklink.bc.ca/job-board/

 

GoC Job Bank - http://www.jobbank.gc.ca/home-eng.do

 

Monster - https://www.monster.ca/

 

WOW Jobs - http://www.wowjobs.ca/

 

VIHA Career Portal - http://www.viha.ca/careers

 

Used Victoria - http://www.usedvictoria.com/classifieds/jobs

 

Craigslist - https://victoria.craigslist.ca/search/jjj

 

Kijiji - http://www.kijiji.ca/b-jobs/victoria-bc/c45l1700173

 

Linked in - https://www.linkedin.com/

 

Tax Assistance

Helps people receiving Persons with Disabilities (PWD) and Persons with Persistent and Multiple Barriers to Employment (PPMB) who have not filed their income taxes for multiple years to catch up on their taxes.

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Recreation and Fitness

An exercise facility for people with disabilities.

Provides adventure-based programs designed for people with disabilities.

Assists people with disabilities in pursuing an active lifestyles.

Physical Health

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Housing Services

Helps provide affordable homes and support services to contribute to the independence of individuals and families. 

Note: BC Housing Registry often takes months or years to get a response.

Provides low-cost housing for seniors (55+). 

Home renovations for low-income individuals with a disability or diminished ability.

Subsidized housing for people with disabilities who can live independently and are in receipt of a recognized disability pension or are considered disabled for income tax purposes.

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Services and Support Groups

A non-for-profit agency that provides programs and services for things such as health and wellness, children and family, training and employment, adult recreation, housing and volunteering.

Provides day services and programming within Greater Victoria for adults with developmental disabilities.

Provides services for people with disabilities, such as continuing education, community engagement support, employment preparation, job search assistance, on the job support and more.

Provides services for adults experiencing poverty and homelessness.

Empowers Canadians with disabilities through the use of computer-based assistive technologies, research and development, and various employment programs. 

A community service provider for the poor, disadvantaged and homeless of Greater Victoria.

Provides a range of support services such as employment services, parent support programs, and family support to children, youth and adults with developmental disabilities and their families.

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Information and Assistance

Refund Rate – 18¢ per litre for Gasoline and 18.5¢ per litre for Diesel 

Note: If you have been approved for this fuel tax refund, you may also qualify for a 25 percent auto insurance discount, which you can find more information about just above.