John Howard Society of London & District

EMPower Employment Program

EMPower is a 24-week employment program offered through the John Howard Society of London and District.  The program provides 12-weeks of pre-employment training, followed by a 12-week work placement.

The goal of the program is to help individuals develop job-ready skills through pre-employment training.  Following the training, individuals will have an opportunity to apply their new skills in a work setting, while gaining meaningful work experience.


  • 18+
  • Eager to get into the workforce
  • Individuals who face barriers to employment, including justice involvement
  • Priority will be given to those from Black, Indigenous, and Newcomer communities

Contact 226-559-3198 to apply. This program is funded by Canadian Heritage.