The employment of military spouses and family members contributes to the general well-being and financial stability of Canadian military families. Military Family Services delivers a variety of career-related programs and services through Military Family Resource Centres and other partnering organizations. Some initiatives are location specific, based on community needs while others are national in scope. Our overall objective is to increase employment opportunities for military spouses and family members. To learn more, connect with your closest Military Family Resource Centre.
METSpouseA national employer network created by Canada Company in partnership with Military Family Services to help connect military spouses with military–spouse friendly employers in Canada.
EntrepreneurshipTools and programs for current entrepreneurs or those considering starting their own business.
TelferA course facilitated by the University of Ottawa that takes participants through the start-up process for setting up your own business in a dynamic and interactive two-day session.
HERCSAn online entrepreneurship course facilitated by the Trenton MFRC to help military families explore the possibility of starting up their own business.
Portable CareersFind out more about portable careers in Canada. Working from home or telecommuting is becoming a viable option for more and more Canadians, especially military spouses.
Employment ResourcesRelevant employment links and resources for military spouses.