SE & offender rehabilitation
- Are you aware of any social enterprises are focused on employment for
I have a particular interest in programs focusing on the aboriginal
community, although any program focused on employment for this population
would be helpful.
Centre for Social Innovation
Toronto, ON M5T 2C7
- Try http://www.hired.org in the Minneapolis, MN area.
[Moderator's note: according to its web site, HIRED is a leading Twin Cities area provider of job-skills training and employment training, with programs designed to assist low-income adults, dislocated workers, welfare-to-work individuals, refugees and youth. However, they do not appear to operate any social enterprises (earned income), at least based on a quick review of their website.
An example of an organization that operates social enterprises to train and employ ex-convicts and ex-offenders is Pioneer Human Services in Seattle. Here's their website:
Can anyone suggest some other examples?]
--- In npEnterprise@yahoogroups.com, "Eli Malinsky" <eli@...> wrote:
> Are you aware of any social enterprises focused on employment for
> I have a particular interest in programs focusing on the aboriginal
> community, although any program focused on employment for this
> would be helpful.
> Eli Malinsky
> Program Manager
> Centre for Social Innovation
> Toronto, ON M5T 2C7