MI is part of a system-wide response to supporting growing caseload. The EIA caseload in Winnipeg has been growing dramatically since 2011, largely due to growth in the GA caseload:
In response to this trend, Manitoba has launched several system-wide initiatives to better support EIA clients in their transition to independence and labour market attachment, including:
Motivational Interviewing represents a key pillar of the transformation within EIA, by equipping caseworkers with the tools needed to support clients to take the next steps towards independence and collaboratively plan how to get there.
Published: March 2017
Capability: Program Evaluation/ Performance Measurement
Policy Area: Income Security - Social Assistance, Employment - Employment Supports and Services
Population: Social Assistance Recipients
Type: Deck/ Notes, Report