The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) is pleased to offer the Strategic Partnership Program. The goal of this Program is to enhance labour market partnership development activity and support skills development through employment projects. The Program works to address labour market shortages in emerging employment sectors and provides funding to participants to attend conferences and workshops focused on employment and training.

To be eligible for this Program you must be a Métis individual who is either unemployed, under-employed, or whose employment is at risk due to labour market changes, insufficient employment skills, certification.

Training costs covered by this Program include:

  • Tuition
  • Textbooks and related supplies
  • Specialized equipment
  • Lab and Exam Certification Fees
  • Transportation expenses
  • Child care expenses

Métis Job Creation Partnership Program

The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) is pleased to offer the Métis Job Creation Partnership Program. The goal of this Program is to support the creation of meaningful employment opportunities for participants through specific activities designed to assist the community and the local economy. To be eligible for this Program you must be a Métis individual who is unemployed, under-employed, or whose employment is at risk due to labour market changes, insufficient employment skills, or certification.

Any training that is delivered through the Program must relate directly to the participant’s employment goals and must meet the needs of both the client and the industry or labour market that is being served. Through this Program participants will receive allowances based on the prevailing wage rate for their specific kind of work in their particular location. Proof of third party liability coverage is mandatory.