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Work Force Development Board

  • 159 King Street, Suite 208 Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8
  • Telephone: 705-749-3250 or 1-800-340-0111
  • Fax: 705-749-3162
  • Email:
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Workforce Development Board is a not-for-profit organization located in Peterborough and serving Northumberland, Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton. Founded in 1996, WDB is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to provide labour market information, coordinate employment and training services, and engage employer communities.

Our Vision

“Northumberland, Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton:
The obvious place to live, learn, earn and invest!”

Our Mandate

Labour Market Planning and Development

  • To identify trends and opportunities in the area labour markets.
  • To develop a local area plan in partnership with the community to maximize opportunities and address labour market needs.