Ontario

Volunteer Program

Type of Service

Social Rehabilitation/Recreation

Program Description

Partners for Progress matches clients of the organization, who have themselves, experienced serious mental health problems, with persons of similar disabilities. Model of service is a recovery approach utilizing peer support to enhance psychosocial rehabilitation in the leisure/recreational life domain.

Access Information

Persons interested in volunteering are assessed and must undergo a police records check. Persons interested in acting as mentors in the Partners for Progress program undertake a training process and agree to participate in ongoing training as well as attend monthly meetings. All referrals are accepted through our Volunteer Program.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-737-7791
Fax 613-737-7644
Website

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 18 to 65 years of age.
Catchment Municipalities: (Ottawa)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note

Languages

Somali English French

Hours

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