FOR FAMILIES & SELF-ADVOCATES

WORK

Community Threads

Community Threads is a social enterprise owned by Inclusion Selkirk. Our store works toward earning a profit while contributing to social good - providing volunteer work placements for people living with intellectual disabilities who want to:

  • Train to work as as a cashier, customer service representative and inventory clerk
  • Gain experience and comfort in the retail industry
  • Develop skills that can be used to acquire another job.

Community Threads training includes:

  • Employers' expectations regarding attendance, vacation and appointments
  • Dealing with the public in a customer service role
  • Interacting with co-workers.

Community Threads

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