Employment Support Program

Type of Service

Vocational/Employment

Program Description

This program is evidence informed and provides supportive employment services to individuals with mental health issues, who are unemployed or under employed, to obtain and maintain competitive employment. Services include: - individual employment planning, including access to career-cruising software; - pre-employment preparation including labour market research, resume development, interview preparation, and employer negotiations; - on-the-job training and support as required, on-going job maintenance and support; - employment workshops; - a drop-in resource centre called Career Cafe.

Access Information

Referral accepted from all sources. Must be diagnosed serious mental illness or be diagnosable. Telephone interpretation service available for all inquiries in more than 170 languages.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-841-3977 ext. 3321
Toll-Free 866-345-0183
Fax 888-670-7734

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Simcoe; York); York Region and South Simcoe County
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed

Languages

English Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630

Flexible hours available case by case.