The Women's Employment Development (WED) program is designed to give women on social assistance the tools they need to make the successful transition from welfare to work. This program provides ongoing bridging support for women moving from welfare to self-sufficiency. This is a full-time 6-week program focusing on job search skills, career assessment, communication skills, work/training expectations, and information on training and education programs. This program is open to women receiving social assistance. Free childcare and transit fare are provided.