Kristen Ayres: Youth Employment Advisor
Our OECT is a community-based partnership among Children’s Aid Societies, School Boards, Post-Secondary Institutions, Youth Support Services and Youth Employment Services. We have representatives from Victoria County Career Services, Highland Shores Children’s Aid, Peterborough Victoria Northumberland Catholic District School Board, Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board, Employment Planning and Counselling, Trillium Lakelands District School Board, Fleming College, Trent University, Kawartha Haliburton Children’s Aid Society, and Dnaagdawenmag Binnoojiiyag Child & Family Services.
Together we develop and initiate strategies to support youth who are in extended society care to increase their awareness of, participation in and success at all levels of the educational pathway, including postsecondary education, training and employment.
For more information on the services these organizations provide click on the relevant logo above to go directly to their website.