Employment Support

Type of Service


Program Description

To assist people with severe mental illness and other barriers to employment to prepare for and obtain and maintain paid employment in the community. Participants have access to job-search resource centre, computer training, and a wellness program. Employment support specialists provide on-going support to employee and employer through regular visits on-site, off-site and over the phone.

Access Information

This program is accessed through Causeway Work Centre's intake worker, who will assess suitability for the program. Client must be diagnosed with or self-identify as having a mental illness, or another barrier to employment.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-725-3494 ext. 115
Fax 613-725-9913

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 to 70 years of age.
Catchment Municipalities: (Ottawa)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed
Note Smoking only allowed within certain distance from the building.


English French


Main Hours

Monday 0800-1600
Tuesday 0800-1600
Wednesday 0800-1600
Thursday 0800-1600
Friday 0800-1600

Support to jobs will vary according to client need. Could involve evenings/weekends.