Trigger
Survival Guide

Publisher:  Centre for Unemployed Youth, Canada
Year Published:  1977  
Book Type:  Guides to Literature

Resource Type:  Book
Cx Number:  CX396

Trigger is a job-finding centre for youth which is staffed by non-professionals who have all had personal experiences of unemployment.

Abstract:  Trigger is a job-finding centre for youth which is staffed by non-professionals who have all had personal experiences of unemployment. They offer a pool of available jobs, job-finding aids, and information on Canada Manpower programs well as other employment related problems. The Survival Guide is basically a resource book to aid young people during times of unemployment. It lists job-finding resources, services for men, women, single-parents, day-care, prisoners. Health and legal aid, second hand stores, hostels, distress centres are included. There are also sections dealing with how to handle problems related to landlords, compensation and unemployment insurance.