Services we offer

ASD's team guides clients through their journey from assessing their needs, to the application process, to acquiring the necessary skills and training to secure meaningful employment.


Finding long term, sustainable employment is a long process and takes a lot of hard work and dedication. ASD's team offers a wide range of services to support you. Those services include cover letter, resume and interview preparation;
employment counselling and the development of client action plans; provision of labour market information and referral to programs. Through these services, we can help the people of Eeyou Istchee develop and achieve their employment goals.

Client Service Delivery

  • ASD has 11 offices to work with clientele
  • Summer Hours (June 3, 2019 - August 30, 2019)
  • Open 8:30-4:30, Monday to Thursday
  • Open 8:30-1:00, Friday
  • Regular Hours (start September 3, 2019)
  • Open 9:00-5:00, Monday to Friday
  • Client sessions are one-on-one and confidential


Employment Assistance

Cover letter, Resume and Interview Preparation

Helping clients gain the right tools to promote themselves to employers.

Employer Questionnaires/CENA

Keeping up to date information on the labour market and job opportunities in Eeyou Istchee to help you better understand your options.

Employment Questionnaires

Keeping an accurate record of your employment data for future employment opportunities and training programs.

EI Application Assistance

Where a Service Canada agent is not available and difficulties are present for applicants of EI or EI part 2


Post-Secondary Student Career Planning Services

  • Job search assistance (postings, networking)
  • Job link to permanent, part-time, summer employments and internships
  • Career exploration
  • Employer liaison for student/graduate recruitment
  • Resume, cover letter and job interview support

Counselling and Goal Setting

Client Action Plans

Set a career goal and identify/overcome challenges and obstacles to help ensure you meet your goal.

Referrals to Programs

Directing you to the right service or program to increase your employability.

Employment Counselling

Discover the career path that may be right for you according to your skills, interests, and values.