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Congrats to Sharon Marafon, YWCA Women of Distinction Award Winner

May 06, 2010

Congratulations to WPH Board member, Sharon Marafon, Marafon Consulting, who was awarded the YWCA Women of Distinction Award in the category of Mentoring & Education at a gala awards evening on Tuesday, May 4, 2010.

Realities & Possibilities: A Report on Employer Experiences and Thoughts About the Employment of Youth

April 19, 2010

In 2008 WPH produced a report called Dreams and Expectations which identified a number of issues about employment in the Hamilton area from a youth (ages 16-25) perspective.

Workforce Focus, March 2010 - The Public Sector

April 06, 2010

The latest March 2010 WFF concentrates on the Public Sector. Information is given on: composition, forecast, career fields, employment trends and prominent occupations.

Promising Sectors in Hamilton's Labour Market

March 24, 2010

Promising Sectors in Hamilton's Labour Market highlights ten job sectors where job growth is evident, ranging from Construction: Specialty Trade Contractors, to Educational Services, to Retail Trade, to Health Care.

WPH Board Members Nominated for Women of Distinction Awards

March 17, 2010

Three current WPH Board members and one past Board member have recently been nominated for YWCA Hamilton Women of Distinction Awards.

You can now follow WPH on Twitter

February 08, 2010

Follow WPH on Twitter and find out what we have planned for the future.

Congratulations to Board Member Jim Vanderveken

January 06, 2010

We congratulate WPH Board member Jim Vanderveken of Mohawk College who has been appointed Dean, Interdisciplinary Studies. Good luck with your new position Jim!

Charting Hamilton's Labour Market: Past, Present and Future

January 05, 2010

Over 140 people attended WPH's Report to the Community event on Thursday, January 21, 2010 at McMaster Innovation Park. Keynote speaker Tom McCormack of The Centre for Spatial Economics provided highlights from the Supply and Demand Study he has been contracted to research on behalf of WPH and City of Hamilton.

Winner chosen for completed survey

January 05, 2010

Congratulations to Ines Rios, of the Immigrant Women's Centre, who won a $75 Keg gift card for completing an employer survey for WPH's Educating Employers about Youth Talent Project, Part 2.

Guide to Collaboratives and Planning Initiatives Related to Human Services in Hamilton

December 16, 2009

December 16, 2009 - WPH has released a Guide to Collaboratives and Planning Initiatives Related to Human Services in the City of Hamilton. This guide was created in partnership with the City of Hamilton, Community Services Department.