Ontario

Supportive Housing Program

Type of Service

Vocational/Employment

Program Description

The Supportive Employment Program targets those committed to competitive employment as an attainable goal. The client is an active participant in identifying an individualized job placement according to their suitability, strengths and work experience in collaboration with CMHA and other organizations. The program objectives are to explore clients' interests, abilities, skills, strengths and barriers in order to develop their vocational goal; help clients access existing employment and educational resources within the community; help clients obtain job-related skills they need to prepare for today's competitive work force; and assist in finding an appropriate match between the client's needs and abilities with community employment opportunities. GAIN assessment tools are used for referral and screening process.

Access Information

This program is for clients aged 16 years and older living with a severe mental illness or concurrent disorder. The client must be living in Champlain East and unable to secure employment using other services and resources. All referrals are accepted.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-933-5845
Toll-Free 800-493-8271
Fax 613-936-2323
Website

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Prescott-Russell; Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note Outside the building.

Application Referral Forms

Languages

English French Interpretation Services

Hours

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