SESP Employment Program @ Single Parents Association

SESP Program getting ready to start again in 2020!

If you or someone you know is interested please contact:
St. John’s and surrounding areasAletha Palmer à 709-738-3401  or
o   Located at: 472 Logy Bay Road, St. John’s
Carbonear and surrounding areasAnne Collins Brown à 709-596-0783 or
o   Located at: 27 Goff Avenue, Room 201, Carbonear
Single parents who qualify to enroll are:
  • Interested in seeking help and support for preparing to go to work or school
  • Willing to attend daily classes either 4 or 5 days a week (depends on location)
  • Currently in receipt of Income Support
  • Previous participants welcome to discuss re-applying to do the classes a second time. (some conditions apply)
“Single Parent” meansYou have dependants under 18 living with you / in your care at least 50% / for which you receive the CTB &/or AESL Income Support recognizes you as a single parent and dependant(s) name(s) are on your monthly Ambulance and Dental Services stub.
  • $$$ Financial assistance for your childcare needs, transportation, etc. will be provided through AESL during your attendance in the program. 
  • This will not affect your regular supports.
  • Ongoing support from professional staff of this program is available for as long as you are a single parent.

SPAN offers other services and programs throughout the year.
**All our services are free, but please note that each of them has qualifying criteria and authorizations enforced to ensure fairness.
  • January 7, 2020