Employment, Life Skills & Training (ELST)

The Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre’s Employment, Life Skills and Training provides our community with support to increase employment and training among Indigenous people.

We can help provide the resources and training to help clients find meaningful employment.

ELST services include:
  • Pre-employment assistance
  • Pre-employment assistance
  • Life skills programs
  • Wrap-around programs and in-house referrals
  • Resume and cover letter building
  • Education and training certificates
  • Career planning through self-assessments
  • Interview skills
  • Computer access
  • Job boards, fairs and Employer networking

We offer an Employment, Life Skills and Training Program, which ran from October through December 2020 (with COVID safety precautions). We will be offering another ELST Program in the new year (dates TBD).

Contact us:
Chantel Michell
Employment, Life Skills & Training Coordinator
Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre
employment@vafcs.org