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Melissa MacEwan

Job Journey Program Coordinator

|  B.A. Child and Youth Care

Pronouns: she/her


Melissa started out as a practicum student with CanAssist’s employment program Job Journey, formerly known as TeenWork in September 2019. After graduating from the University of Victoria with a Bachelor of Child and Youth Care, Melissa was hired on as a full-time Job Coach in March 2020. Previously Melissa graduated from Conestoga College, where she studied for her Early Childhood Education diploma. Melissa is excited to be the Team Lead of the Job Journey employment program and to be apart of an organization that values unique strengths, treats all individuals equally, and strives to teach and create tools that allow all people to be more independent. She is proud to be apart of the CanAssist Team.

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