Covid-19 response


Effective Wednesday, June 30th, 2021, the YMCA of Cape Breton Nova Scotia Works Employment Services Centres have resumed in-person services & walk-in services with 75% capacity. 
In support of evolving health guidelines, virtual services remain, however, our primary service delivery channel.

To make an appointment, contact your closest Nova Scotia Works Centre.

The YMCA of Cape Breton has been offering employment services for over 30 years most recently under the common brand of Nova Scotia Works. 

We have a dedicated team of certified career practitioners to help job seekers find and keep meaningful employment, available in any of our three locations: Sydney, Glace Bay and New Waterford, with outreach offered as needed.

We also have a team of knowledgeable and experienced Employer Engagement Specialists supporting employers in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality; helping them navigate community resources and government funding, to enable the successful attraction and retention of employees.