As a registered charity, Making Changes is a community of women helping women through life transition by providing them with skills and resources to support their pursuit of meaningful work
About MAKING CHANGES ASSOCIATION
Making Changes Employment Association of Alberta, also known as Making Changes Association, is a vibrant organization that provides relevant programs, services and resources to empower women in transition. Our goal is to help women build confidence and skills so that they can participate more fully in the community. Making Changes Association assists over 1,600 women each year to build a better future for themselves and their families.
We proudly fulfill our mission of empowering women in transition by providing:
- Focused programs for women in transition to enable them to enter the workforce and become self-sufficient
- Valuable pre-employment training for immigrant women
- No-cost new and gently used business clothing for unemployed and underemployed women with financial barriers.
- Fashionable and functional clothing for teenage girls to meet their school and recreational needs
At Making Changes, we work within a community development framework and believe in the power of partnerships and networks to enhance our ability to connect the women we support to employment opportunities in our community. Making Changes has more than 100 referral partners representing immigrant and mainstream service agencies, community groups, education, health, and business.
What People Are Saying
"Making Changes changed completely the way I was seeing things. I said 'yeah'I can do it'. I can go through an interview. I can go for the job I want. "