History

Partners in Employment Timeline

  • 1990

    Steering Committee Organized

  • 1992

    Incorporation of Partners in Employment

  • 1993

    Part Time Staff Member Hired
    Implementation of Service Delivery
    3 Offices Opened in Perth County
    Seconded Staff Member From ACL’s & CHHA

  • 1995

    Supported Employment Outcomes – Pilot Site

  • 1996

    Presented at 2nd National Supported Employment Conference in New Brunswick

  • 1997

    HRDC, Ontario Works Contracts
    United Way, Perth County Funding
    MCSS Funding Increased
    Generic Service

  • 1998

    Resource Centers Management

  • 1999

    Huron County – Offices Expansion

  • 2000

    Data System Developed & Implemented
    Supported Co-op taken on by Avon Maitland Board of Education.
    Evaluation
    Employment & Training Plan – Common Practice in Perth O.D.S.P transition

  • 2002

    Assistance for Students in School
    Workshops to Readiness
    Snapshot Review

  • 2003

    420 people received one on one service
    Employment Resource Centre visited 11,500 times
    10th Anniversary Celebration

  • 2004

    476 people received one on one service
    Employment Resource Centre visited 12,000 times
    Workshops – Job Readiness
    Need Identification/Case Management
    St. Marys E.R.C.

  • 2005

    339 people received one on one service
    Need Identification/Case Management
    650 Return to Work Action Plans

  • 2006

    376 people received one on one service
    Employment Resource Centre visited 14,000 times
    Need Identification/Case Management
    633 Return to Work Action Plans

  • 2007

    566 people received one on one service
    Employment Resource Centre visited 13,500 times
    Need Identification/Case Management
    550 Return to Work Action Plans

  • 2008

    St. Marys co-located with Adult Learning
    Relocated Listowel office
    First ODSP non-transition year
    624 One on One clients served
    16,170 Resource Centre visits
    1436 Assessment/Training and Employment Plans

  • 2009

    752 One on One clients served
    18,383 Resource Centre visits
    981 Assessment/Training and Employment Plans

  • 2010

    Started offering all services to all people in Perth County
    Became part of the integrated network in Huron County
    Relocated the Stratford and Listowel office
    984 One on One clients served
    15,353 Resource Centre visits
    629 Assessment/Training and Employment Plans

  • 2011

    1222 One on One clients served
    16,053 Resource Centre visits
    767 Assessment/Training and Employment Plans

  • 2012

    15,967 Resource Centre visits
    440 Assessment/Training and Employment Plans

  • 2013

    15,406 Resource Centre visits
    565 Assessment/Training and Employment Plans

  • 2014

    $220,000 in Canada Ontario Job Grants were distributed within our communities through Partners in Employment
    12,698 Resource Centre visits
    745 Assessment/Training and Employment Plans

  • 2015

    $157,000 in Canada Ontario Job Grants were distributed within our communities through Partners in Employment
    12,740 Resource Centre visits
    507 Assessment/Training and Employment Plans