97% of EDGE program graduates reported that the skills they gained helped them in effective decision making, gaining self-confidence and feeling more optimistic about the future.
Brands for Canada’s EDGE program offers one of the most comprehensive job-training programs in the country, assisting individuals living with disabilities to gain a competitive advantage in securing employment.
Over the course of four weeks, participants build professional and life skills in the areas of:
Additionally, clients receive:
Upon graduation from the EDGE pre-employment program, participants who enroll in our Job Development & Capacity Building Program are supported for three years in their and professional development. As clients encounter life changes, the program helps them address any barriers or opportunities that may arise and impact their employment.