Career Education Council Guelph Wellington Dufferin

Contact Information
Alternate Name CEC
Office Phone 519-827-6468
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Primary Contact Kelly Schafer, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Nichole Buisman, Program Coordinator; Email:
Description (Site) Guelph-West
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
271 Stephanie Dr
Guelph, ON N1K 1T1
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Intersection Imperial Rd S and Stephanie Dr
Mailing Address c/o Career Education Council
Physical Access Not Accessible ; Free parking
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Dedicated to providing youth with meaningful opportunities for experiential learning, career exploration and skill development. Builds partnerships among business, education, government and community organizations to help engage and prepare the future workforce.
Description (Service) Programs and services include: 
* Your Future Your Choice - evening career and education event (Nov) 
* Career Pathways Dufferin - 1000+ Grade 8 students exploring education, careers and volunteer opportunities 
* Business and Education Connections Breakfast 
* Take Our Kids to Work Day - national job shadowing day 
* Build Your Community, Build Your Resumé 
* career speakers and mentorship 
* workplace tours 
* support for Specialist High Skills Major, Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program, Co-Op Education programs
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Many programs, events and other initiatives are geared to students / youth in Grades 7-12
Application Visit website for information * some events require registration
Languages English
Fees Program - variable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1990
Funding Fundraising - annual breakfast ; Donations ; Private sponsorships and events
Print Material Newsletters and career information brochures
Service Categories Career Exploration ~ Young Adults