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Alternatives Community Program Services

Community Employment Resource Partnership (CERP) - Serving Peterborough and Area

Agency Alternatives Community Program Services-Employment Support Program
Phone (main) 705-742-7038
Phone (toll free)
Fax 705-742-0943
Email alternatives_jcormier@yahoo.ca
Web www.alternativescommunityprogramservices.ca
Address 264 Stewart Street, Peterborough, ON K9J 3M9
Mailing Address (as above)
Location Intersection Stewart and King Street
Contact(s) Jennifer Cormier, Program Director, Ext. 236  - email Link to Jennifer Cormier 
Job Developers, Ext. 246:
  - Sue Ferrari, email link to Sue Ferrari 
  - Penny Wickett, email link to Penny Wickett
 Job Coach:  Caryl Reinkeluers, email link to Carly Reinkeluers
Hours 8:30 to 4:30 weekdays (flexible)
Area Served Peterborough City and County
Languages of Service English
Fees No fees for the Employment Support Program (other programs offered at Alternatives Community Program Services may be subject to fees)
Physical Access wheelchair accessible
Organization Type Not-for-Profit Organization
Service Description Employment Supports for people with identified barriers to employment
Eligibility People must be over 16, previously approved by ODSP for Employment Support services and be motivated to prepare for, accept and retain a job in the community.  Alternatives will assist with the required application to ODSP-Employment supports.
List of Employment Services

Any services that result in employment and/or retention of employment.
These services may include (but not be limited to) resume and reference development, pre-employment coaching, interview preparation, job development, job placement, on the job training, unpaid work experience and job retention services.
Services provided will be individually determined based on need and suitability.

Also offering training courses in:  fork lift, first aid and CPR, WHIMIS, Smart Serve, cleaning certification and job readiness certification, and Emotional Intelligence.

Last Revised March 3, 2016