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About META Vocational Services Inc.

META Vocational Services is committed to client-centered employment and vocational rehabilitation services in a team-oriented environment. Our team offers a full range of vocational and employment services.

Services

  • Employment service provider for Employment Ontario to assist persons with disabilities
  • Approved service provider for Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) Employment Supports

Agency Background

META Vocational Services was established in 1979, and incorporated in 1981. We have worked extensively with many groups tailoring programs including:

  • Canada Pension Plan, Vocational Rehabilitation Initiative
  • National pilot program to provide Job Finding Clubs for mature workers
  • Provincial Labour Adjustment Services
  • Customized training for First Nations groups
  • Comprehensive vocational program for social assistance recipients

Area of Effectiveness

  • Client-focused services
  • Knowledge of disability accommodations
  • Extensive knowledge of local labour market
  • Matching employers with an experienced pool of candidates

Mission

META is committed to:

  • Assisting individuals with their employment goals, needs and growth within the community
  • Providing prompt, courteous and superior customer service to all clients
  • Ensuring equal access to resources and services
  • Supporting employers to attain their human resource needs
  • Identifying and preventing barriers to enhance full participation in all aspects of employment

Board of Directors

Chairperson

Deanna Dulmage

Treasurer

Gord Leverton

Secretary

Gena Hughes

Director

Luisa Bowry

Nancy Roberts

Bernie Boucher

Bruce Maitland

 

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Testimonials

“I am so very, very grateful to you for believing in me, and helping make my dreams come true. Your warmth & caring have meant so much to me”…”I look forward to keeping you posted”…”Thank you so much! ”
2014-04-17T17:35:09+00:00
“I am so very, very grateful to you for believing in me, and helping make my dreams come true. Your warmth & caring have meant so much to me”…”I look forward to keeping you posted”…”Thank you so much! ”
“I would like everyone to give a big round of applause to Meta for all that they do. I cannot say enough about the support and encouragement that I received from everyone at Meta. Right from the first time I walked through the door down, a little frightened not knowing where my life was going, the [staff] made me feel so comfortable.”
2014-04-17T17:36:46+00:00
“I would like everyone to give a big round of applause to Meta for all that they do. I cannot say enough about the support and encouragement that I received from everyone at Meta. Right from the first time I walked through the door down, a little frightened not knowing where my life was going, the [staff] made me feel so comfortable.”
“Working with [my counsellor] and everyone else at META was a great experience. They were very accommodating to my needs and supportive during the ups and downs of the job seeking process. I would highly recommend META’s services to anyone interested.”
2014-04-17T17:35:23+00:00
“Working with [my counsellor] and everyone else at META was a great experience. They were very accommodating to my needs and supportive during the ups and downs of the job seeking process. I would highly recommend META’s services to anyone interested.”
“I have to express my sincere thanks and appreciation to META. The staff in the Whitby Office goes far and beyond what would be expected from any centre that deals with unemployed”…”My counsellor has been there, building up my confidence and making me believe in myself.”
2014-04-10T15:10:48+00:00
“I have to express my sincere thanks and appreciation to META. The staff in the Whitby Office goes far and beyond what would be expected from any centre that deals with unemployed”…”My counsellor has been there, building up my confidence and making me believe in myself.”
“Thank you for everything”
2014-04-17T17:33:44+00:00
“Thank you for everything”

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