The Greater Victoria Urban Older Worker Program was a 12 week (3 phase) Job Readiness and Essential Skills Program for Older Workers in the Greater Victoria Area, with assessments, life skills, basic skills and upgrading, computer training, short-term certificate training ,job search skills and work experience

It was supported by employment counselling, mentoring, coaching, guest speakers, and follow-up services and supplemented by wage subsidies, child care costs, transportation and extraordinary costs, where required and warranted.