What is our Eligibility Criteria?
Kagita Mikam programs and services are for Aboriginal people that are status, non-status, non-affiliated, or from out of province. Proof of ancestry is required. The employment counsellors can assist you if you are unsure of this.
What are some of the Programs?
There are a number of different employment and training programs available to employers and individuals. Certain eligibility criteria may apply. A few of the programs are:
- Purchase of Training
- Mobility Assistance
- Targeted Wage Subsidy
- Labour Market Partnership
- Job Creation
- Cultural Industries
- Self Employment Assistance
- On-The-Job Training
- Summer Youth Initiative
Who are our Contributing Partners?
We are funded under the Aboriginal Human Resource Development Agreement (AHRDA) through our umbrella organization, the Aboriginal Labour Force Development Circle (ALDFC)
What is our Funding Criteria?
You must be registered with Kagita Mikam in order to access services offered.
Individuals must meet with one of our Employment Counsellors. Employers are encouraged to contact one of our Community Developers for further information.
What is our Catchment Area?
Kagita Mikam has a close working relationship with the following First Nation Offices in our catchment area:
Wahta Mohawk First Nation Employment and Training Office
Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte Employment and Training Department
Curve Lake First Nation Resource Centre
Employment and Training Unit 705-657-8045 ext. 218
Hiawatha First Nation Employment and Training Office
Algonquins of Pikwakanagan Employment Development Officer
311 George St. North, Lower Level Peterborough, Ontario K9J 3C8
203 Catherine St., Suite 202 Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1C3
993 Princess St., Suite 100 Kingston, Ontario K7L 1H3