Interlake Employment Services

(I.E.S.) was formed in April 1990.  This program provides training and ongoing follow up for individuals, through the use of job coaches, in regular community employment.  This program covers a wide geographic area including Selkirk (Head Office), Stonewall, Teulon, Gimli, Arborg, and the western half of the Interlake region.

 

Social Enterprise Businesses

Global Garage and Art House

GGAH streetfront

GGAH offers Stonewall shoppers a unique selection of gifts, houseware and jewelry.  Our constantly changing selection of products means that you will always be able to find a gift for your special occasion or person.

We also proud to say that when you shop at Global Garage you are also contributing to creating a better community.  Many of the people we support are learning new job skills and building resumes through their work in Global Garage and Art House.  Skills that will one day lead them to employment in other community stores. Global Garage is a not for profit business and all of the revenue from our sales helps us maintain housing and create day programs for people living with intellectual disabilities.  People who work in the store are paid fair wages that help them lead independent lives and increase their sense of purpose and contribution to the community.

D&D Café Corner

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Hot Cinnamon buns, muffins and biscuits with freshly ground Gourmet Coffee in the morning, Hot Soup and rolls for lunch.  Flavoured cappuccino in the afternoon.  Join us for our daily special or your regular order of fresh baking and coffee.  D&D is the place to relax and meet your friends.

D&D Café corner is our newest non-profit social enterprise business.  At D&D many people living with intellectual disabilities are learning new job skills such as working a cash register, providing table service and janitorial skills.  As D&D continues we are also working with our clients to teach basic food preparation and baking skills.  D&D café corner is a not for profit business and all of the revenue from our sales helps us maintain housing and create day programs for people living with intellectual disabilities.  People who work in the café are paid fair wages that help them lead independent lives and increase their sense of purpose and contribution to the community.