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  • Age Discrimination in Hiring - Why is it important to recruit and retain older workers?

     76% of older workers see age discrimination as a hurdle to finding a new job!  3 in 5 workers 45+ have seen or experienced age discrimination in ...
  • Fundraising News

    This year Access Work Service has decided to do a virtual fundraiser.  We’re part of this year’s Plantables Fundraiser 🌱 to help us fund some new ...
  • A GIANT THANK YOU

    A GIANT THANK YOU 🙏 to Leah Kinghorn who arranged a collaboration between Opeongo Senior Center and Access Work Service in the month of February ...
  • WE ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESS

    Many people are asking if we are open and booking appointments.  As of today and hoping things don’t worsen, we are still open for outside landsca...
  • TOP SECRET NEWS JUST Recently RELEASED

    Resilient Communities Fund- This fund supports the non-profit sector recover and rebuild from the impacts emerging from COVID-19 so they can effe...
  • We’re Hiring a Summer Student

    Click on the link to learn more. ➡️  Job Opportunities Please see our next Blog in this 8 part series.
  • HOT 🔥 NEWS

    Jane Smith/Program Coordinator/Chief Executive Officer has been working hard to find alternative revenue opportunities and collaboration ideas.  S...
  • How we have been fighting forward and adapting.

    ◼️ We have been making changes and propelling our organization to implement new approaches. Building a cohesive program & service delivery mod...
  • COVID-19 impacts on Access Work Service

    With these unprecedented times and another COVID-19 😷lockdown, we are reaching out via email 📥. We are contacting as many friends, families, clien...
  • Fundraising with Plantables

    This year AWS has decided to do a virtual fundraiser! We’re part of this year’s Plantables Fundraiser to help us fund some new lawn equipment. Wit...
  • Did you know we are Learning Resource Kit Builders?

    We have worked and collaborated in the past 5 years with the Ministry of Natural Resources building Fishing Survey Kits (Algonquin Park Angling Su...
  • Benefits of Using Temporary Staffing Solutions

    Help when you need it most Scheduling Flexibility Additional Expertise Cost Savings Reduced Overtime Costs Reduced Training Cost Ideal Staffin...