Offers employment counselling to newcomers who are unemployed or underemployed and actively seeking work. Services include:
Employment resources and coaching to find sustainable employment in Ontario. Some agencies target their services to people with a disability. Contact each agency for more details.
Services provided include:
Provides temporary regular financial benefits to individuals who lose their jobs through no fault of their own (for example, due to shortage of work, seasonal or mass lay-offs) and are available for and able to work, but can't find a job; able-bod
Ontario provincial program that provides temporary financial and employment assistance for people who are in financial need.
Provides short-term, targeted training for learners wanting to gain specific skills for employment or increased independence.
Provides day supports for adults with developmental disabilities with a focus on skill building, pre-employment opportunities and literacy skills. Pre-Employment training assists individuals with identify skills and interests, resume writing, int
Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills.
Provides door-to-door transportation service to individuals who are unable to use regular public transit due to a disability. Participants must register with Accessible Transportation Services (ATS), a department of the Hamilton Street Railway (H
Provides employment support for general trade (carpentry, general machinist and electrician) and connects them with industry employers for work placements. This program runs for approximately 30 weeks.
Offers adults with developmental disabilities the opportunity to learn various employment skills. These include: