The WorkBC centres in the South Okanagan, operated by the YMCA of Okanagan, will be transferring services as of March 29, 2019. A new Operator, Maximus Canada, will resume WorkBC services on April 1st, 2019. The YMCA of Okanagan wants to thank South Okanagan residents, businesses and other non-profit organizations for their incredible support over the last 7 years.

The YMCA of Okanagan continues to provide community services in the South Okanagan, including Youth Employment, Child Care and Early Learning programming at the following locations:

Jumpstart Employment Essentials
203-501 Main St., Penticton, BC
V2A 5C6
Phone: 250-770-7873
jumpstart@ymcaokanagan.ca

Queens Park Child Care and Early Learning Centre
630 Birch Avenue, Penticton, BC
V2A 0G6
Phone: 250-491-8678
childcare@ymcaokanagan.ca

The location of South Okanagan WorkBC services is as follows:

  • Penticton WorkBC services will be temporarily located at 50 Calgary Avenue. Then will be moved to #120 & #174 - 1848 Main Street at a later date.
  • Summerland WorkBC services will be located temporarily at 101 – 13677 Rosedale Avenue then will move to 7705 Prairie Valley Road at a later date.
  • Oliver WorkBC services will be located at 201- 291 Fairview Road.
  • Princeton WorkBC services will be located at 206 Vermilion Ave.
  • Itinerant WorkBC Services in Keremeos will be provided by Maximus.

Please contact Maximus Canada for further information.