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MentorAbility Experience: Ashley

Ashley: Doing What You Love. Facilitated by: March of Dimes Canada and ODEN. Logos: MentorAbility, CASE, Canada wordmark.

Ashley’s mentors were very happy with her work ethic and energy – so happy, in fact, that they offered her a full-time position, and Ashley happily accepted. We love a […]

MentorAbility Experience: Anonymous

Anonymous: Successes All Around! Facilitated by March of Dimes and ODEN. Logos: MentorAbility, Case, Government of Canada.

With these two MentorAbility experiences under their belt, the job seeker found employment within their local municipality in the GTA. A job seeker came to MentorAbility looking for mentorships where […]

MentorAbility Experience: Matthew

Matthew: A Grand Vision. Facilitated by: March of Dimes Canada and ODEN.

Matthew is interested in starting a new business. When asked about his MentorAbility experience, Matthew said the best advice he received was that he could create sponsorships for children who […]

MentorAbility Experience: Diana

Diana: Shipping Success. Facilitated by WASO. Logos: MentorAbility, CASE, the Government of Canada.

Based on her mentorship, Diana said she would like to work in this field someday. When Diana was referred to MentorAbility she came with an interest in learning about how […]

MentorAbility Experience: Anonymous

Exploring the Childcare Industry. Facilitated by: Life Directions, March of Dimes Canada and ODEN

The employers learned a lot about inclusive hiring and said they’d be happy to mentor other jobseekers in the future. One of our jobseekers came to us from Life Directions […]

MentorAbility Experience: Ed

Ed: Let it snow! Facilitated by WASO.

“Shoveled” loved his enthusiasm so much that they not only hired Ed for snow removal in the winter but also landscaping in the spring/summer too. Great job, Ed! We love […]

MentorAbility Experience: Logan

Logan: Hard work pays off:

James thought it is rare to meet someone Logan’s age that has extensive IT knowledge and sees a bright future for him in the industry. At an early age Logan […]

MentorAbility Experience: Dave

Dave: Team work makes the dream work.

With Ana’s knowledge and Dave’s skills and experience, they were able to craft the perfect resume that will help Dave stand out to employers and get noticed – teamwork at […]

MentorAbility Experience: Tyler

Canadian Grind Cafes is a small coffee chain in B.C. that offers specialty food and drink. The brand is known for empowering staff by providing inclusive environments with flexible schedules while offering extra knowledge, support and training requested by staff. We knew these stores would be a great environment for mentorships to take place and we were thrilled when owner, Lynnette, agreed to partner with MentorAbility.

MentorAbility Experience: Sonja (Accessible Technology)

MentorAbility Experience: Sonja (Accessible Technology)

Sonja is always seeking emerging technologies that can assist in her studies. Her interest in tech led to her thinking about starting a podcast where she would not only explore accessible technologies for persons with disabilities, but also review these technologies and interview the creators.