To promote increased career opportunities – both on and off reserve – for Peguis community members.
Our program objective is to provide resources that address labour market challenges and barriers.
This is accomplished through a range of partnerships with various government departments and the private sector.
Services & Resources
Employment & Training Counselling
Referral to Training and /or Employment
Assistance with Employment Insurance (EI)
Computer access for resume writing, preparing business plans, completing EI
Labour Market Information
Fax Machine Available
Employment & Training Programs
Direct Course Purchase (1 year or less)
Apprenticeship and Industry Training
Job Creation Partnerships
Targeted Wage Subsidy
Youth Work Experience
Summer Student Employment Program
Local Labour Market Partnerships
Employment Assistance Program
Employment & Training Eligibility Requirements
Peguis Band Members must be one of the following:
Underemployed (i.e. Part-time, Casual, Low Income or Job Threatened)
Meet the Employment Insurance Eligibility Requirements
Be on Social Assistance
Be Unemployed Youth between the ages of 15-30
Be a Person with a Disability
Should you have any questions regarding your EI status, please call (204) 645-3405.
Debbie l. Burka
Main Office | Peguis:
Pam Favel | Program Manager
Alana Cochrane | Employment Insurance Liaison
Crystal Garson | Project Coordinator
Jamie Stevenson | Administrative Assistant
Peguis Sub-Office | Winnipeg:
Amanda Wilson | Urban Outreach Worker
P.O. Box 609
Phone: (204) 645-3405
Toll Free: (866) 552-0166
Fax: (204) 645-2198
PEGUIS URBAN OFFICE:
1075 Portage Ave.