Employment Services

Type of Service


Program Description

Employment Services provides comprehensive employment assistance to people with mental illness through programs funded by Human Resources Skills Development Canada (HRSDC) and the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP). We develop entry-level competitive employment opportunities to assist people to return to the workforce. Employment preparation focuses on developing relationships with individuals and supporting them to plan and implement a job search strategy. Employment placement focuses on developing relationships with employers to create and develop access to opportunities in the labour market and assisting clients to secure job placements. Job coaching focuses on providing work-site support to individuals.

Organization's Current Reported COVID-19 Response

CMHA Toronto main offices and 24/7 residential programs remain open with social distancing in effect. All drop-in programs and groups such as Routes, Pathways and Women’s Groups are suspended unless you have been notified if they are taking place online or over the phone. Our staff are providing peer support for members over the phone. Non-essential in-person appointments will be limited or rescheduled.

Access Information

Self-referrals are accepted.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-789-7957

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 to 65 years of age.
Catchment Municipalities: (Toronto)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0900-1700
Tuesday 0900-1700
Wednesday 0900-1700
Thursday 0900-1700
Friday 0900-1700