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Decision-making made easy! This tool gives you a breakdown of individual programs offered at George Brown College and how they differ from other programs you’re interested in. Use this tool to select up to 10 programs to compare, helping you make the right choice for the career you want.
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Community Service Program headerOur School of Social and Community Services started in 1967 in a very different Toronto than present day. Over the past 40-plus years, the School of Social and Community Services has responded to the changing needs of the city through new and enhanced programs that reflect what is happening in any given moment or decade.

As a student in any of the following programs, you will benefit from the most current information in your field. Your education will be both theoretical, through classroom and group learning, and applied through your placements.  Your focus will be on independent thinking, intervention know-how, teamwork, leadership, community awareness and professionalism The result will be an education that gets you the job.

You can make a difference in your community with an education from the George Brown School of Social and Community Services.



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Assaulted Women's and Children's Counsellor/Advocate Program (R107) 2015 - 2016 Diploma Full Time

The Assaulted Women's and Children's Counsellor / Advocate program provides students with a feminist analysis of the political and counselling issues related to violence against women and children. It trains students to be agents for change in their work of community education, political action and law reform. It prepares students to provide counselling and advocacy for women and children who have experienced or are experiencing violence.

Assaulted Women's and Children's Counsellor/Advocate Program (R107) 2014 - 2015 Diploma Full Time

The Assaulted Women's and Children's Counsellor/Advocate program at George Brown College provides students with a feminist analysis of the political and counselling issues related to violence against women and children.

Career and Work Counsellor Program (Fast-track) (C138) 2014 - 2015 Diploma Full Time

This is the fast track version of C109, and runs 12 months continuously. If you are a college or university graduate seeking entry into the field of career and work counselling, this program is good preparation. There is also an option to enter the program in January.

Career and Work Counsellor Program (Fast-track) (C138) 2015 - 2016 Diploma Full Time

Career and Work Counsellor (Fast-Track) is a 12-month program designed for college and university graduates who want to guide job seekers in finding rewarding employment and developing meaningful career paths.

Child and Youth Worker Program (C104) 2015 - 2016 Diploma Full Time

In the Child and Youth Worker program, you will have an opportunity to learn the skills necessary to work effectively with at-risk youth who are experiencing social, emotional, developmental and behavioural difficulties.

Child and Youth Worker Program (C104) 2014 - 2015 Diploma Full Time

Learn the skills necessary to work effectively with 'at- risk' youth who are experiencing social, emotional, developmental and behavioural difficulties.

Child and Youth Worker Program (Fast-track) (C134) 2015 - 2016 Diploma Full Time

In the Child and Youth Worker (Fast-Track) program, you will have an opportunity to learn the necessary skills to work effectively with at-risk youth who are experiencing, developmental and behavioural difficulties. Apply to this program if you have already completed a diploma or degree.

Child and Youth Worker Program (Fast-track) (C134) - 2014-2015 2014 - 2015 Diploma Full Time

Learn the skills necessary to work effectively with 'at- risk' youth who are experiencing social, emotional, developmental and behavioural difficulties.

Community Worker Program (C101) 2014 - 2015 Diploma Full Time

You will learn how to do community and development work and help others at a group and systems level. This program includes an international summer placement in Cuba.

Community Worker Program (C101) 2015 - 2016 Diploma Full Time

In the Community Worker program, you will have an opportunity to learn how to do community and development work and help others at a group and systems level. This program includes the potential for an international summer placement in either Cuba or Jamaica.

Pre-Community Services Program (A103) 2015 - 2016 Certificate Full Time

The Pre-Community Services program provides opportunities for students to develop skills for admission to a number of Community Services programs at George Brown College. Students gain an overview of the helping field, including roles and systemic issues, and a theoretical basis through courses in sociology and psychology. A strong emphasis on learning in groups encourages co-operation, teamwork and mutual support.

Pre-Community Services Program (A103) 2014 - 2015 Certificate Full Time

The Pre-Community Services program provides opportunities for students to develop skills for admission to a number of Community Services programs at George Brown College. Students gain an overview of the helping field, including roles and systemic issues, and a theoretical basis through courses in sociology and psychology. A strong emphasis on learning in groups encourages co-operation, teamwork and mutual support.

Social Service Worker Program (C119) 2015 - 2016 Diploma Full Time

Social Service Worker is an innovative program. By studying in the program, you will have an opportunity to learn theoretical models, methods of practice, training in group work, life skills, community organizing and development. This program combines in-class learning with two field placement components.

Social Service Worker Program (C119) 2014 - 2015 Diploma Full Time

Through this innovative program you will learn theoretical models, methods of Social Service Worker practice, training in group work, life skills, community organizing and development. There are also two field placements.

Social Service Worker Program (Fast Track) (C135) 2014 - 2015 Diploma Full Time

This abridged version of the C119 program allows you as a college or university graduate faster entry into a career as a social services worker.

Social Service Worker Program (Fast Track) (C135) 2015 - 2016 Diploma Full Time

Social Service Worker (Fast-Track) is an innovative program that will provide the opportunity for you to learn theoretical models, methods of practice, training in group work, life skills, community organizing and development. This is a condensed version of the two-year (C119) program that allows college and university graduates faster entry into a social services worker career.

 

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