Employment Services

Customized Employment

Customized employment is way of offering non-traditional solutions to obtain employment opportunities for people who have significant barriers to employment to benefit both the employee and employer. It includes customized job tailoring, job coaching and skills training free of charge.

Supported Employment

Through training in job search skills, interview skills, and job-specific skills, Supported Employment works with local employers to assists individuals eligible for our services in obtaining meaningful work within the community.


The HYPE Program focuses on preparing young adults after graduation to get ready for employment. The staff will help emphasize on personal development and safety, community inclusion awareness, resume building, job mentoring and shadowing, work experience and volunteering, as well as Food Safe and WHMIS training. This program will help provide life skills needed in exploring employment within the community. 


Address / Contact Info

1841 Island Highway Campbell River, BCV9W 2E9
Contact name: Maureen Hunter

Phone Numbers

Phone: (250) 286-3217
Fax: (250) 287-7322

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Mon - Fri, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Web Links


Accessibility features:

Location Map

Other Programs from This Organization

Community Access Services This program for children with special needs, aged twelve to eighteen, provides opportunities for local leisure and recreational activities.
Early Intervention Programs Early Intervention Therapies and the Infant Development Programs at Dogwood Place are committed to working in partnership with families and recognize the family and supporting environment as the most valuable resource in an individual's life.
FASD Key Worker Program The FASD Key Worker supports families with children between the ages of 0 and 19 who have a diagnosis of FASD, or suspected of having FASD.
Ironwood Place Ironwood Place is a 54 unit senior’s assisted living community. This program provides a range of hospitality services that promote independence, choice and dignity to the seniors who live there, to include two meals a day, recreational activities and housekeeping services.
Lion's Place Campbell River
Palmer Place Palmer Place is a twenty four unit permanent supportive housing for persons with developmental disabilities, and/or women with children who are in need of affordable housing.
Passages Day Program This program provides supports and teaching in the areas of daily living, social, communication, pre-vocational, recreation, and leisure and provides opportunities to access their community.
Recreation and Leisure Program This program offers leisure and recreation activities to adults with developmental disabilities who have moved from full time to part time employment or to retirement.
Residential Services This program is responsible for the operation of several staffed residential group homes for adults with developmental disabilities. Each home has unique characteristics but share a caring, supportive environment to help people achieve their optimal level of independence.
RIVERCITY INCLUSION RIVERCITY INCLUSION provides and advocates for local services to support people of all ages with special needs, their families and caregivers.
Semi-Independent Living This program supports adults with developmental disabilities to live as independently as possible in their own home or apartment. The staff provide assistance in daily living skills to include banking, budgeting/bill paying, grocery shopping, household maintenance, social and leisure, and personal hygiene.
Supported Child Development Program This program supports children from birth to twelve years of age, who have a developmental disability to fully participate in inclusive neighbourhood child care programs.

This program was last updated on: 10 Feb 2023.