Niagara Womens Enterprise Centre
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Celebrating Our Achievements!

Empowering women across Niagara since 1999. 

Are you ready to meet your employment goals?

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About Niagara Women's Enterprise Center

About NWEC

Providing employment supports, programs and services to women across Niagara.

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NWEC Programs

Programs

Programs run throughout the year and are usually offered in Welland, St. Catharines or Niagara Falls.

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Are you Eligible

Are You Eligible?

Are you an unemployed or underemployed female, 19 yrs or older and seeking employment?

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Become a Partner

Find out how you, your organization or business, can partner with us to support the activities of NWEC.

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Niagara Women's Enterprise Centre

Two women sitting on a window sill talking to eachother.  One woman is holding a laptopNiagara Women's Enterprise Centre is a community based, charitable organization providing employment and self employment supports and services to women in the Niagara Region.

We provide interest assessments and programs that are designed to allow participants to upgrade their education or learn new, in demand skills through professional instruction and work placement.

As a program under Niagara Peninsula Homes, we have personal and professional community support services that are also available to help participants succeed in reaching their employment goals.

We help to take down the barriers to employment.


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TESTIMONIALS

  • "A big weight was lifted from my shoulders, knowing that after all the knowledge I learned during the 3 weeks, I can finally get back on my feet and be more confident in starting a new route in my life."
    Suzanne M (Dietary Server Program)
  • "I realized I can do a lot more than I thought I am able and capable of. I just needed the proper education and support system with female mentors. I now feel my future will be different and I am able to build on my skills from NWEC. I feel more in control of my life now. Previous to starting I felt out of control with a bleak future."
    Lisa (Computer Technology Launch Program)
  • “I loved this course! So many great speakers and wonderful classes. The whole course was amazing and I learned so much and completed many certifications. It was such a great experience and I would definitely recommend it."
    Julie (Professional Server Program)
  • "For years I never knew my purpose, and what I could give back to my community. It was hearing from the instructors and other women that made me see that I was important. Getting the knowledge and strength from other women was esteem building. They gave me the confidence I needed to go out and get the job I not only wanted, but deserved."
    Jessie P (Dietary Server Program)
  • "I am currently working at Accenture that NWEC helped me get full time work at! In September I will be starting Niagara College full time in the office Administration –Health Service Program. Sometimes I can hardly believe the changes in me, 49 years after graduating from high school, I am finally going to College! It’s never too late."
    Jackie (Computer Technology Launch Program)