March of Dimes Canada

Site: St Catharines Office

Service: Employment Services

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-687-7467
Toll Free Phone 1-866-226-3532
Fax 905-687-9522
E-Mail mbraithwaite@marchofdimes.ca
Website www.marchofdimes.ca
Primary Contact Miriam Braithwaite, Employment Services Program Manager; Phone: 905-687-7467 ext 227; Fax: 905-687-9522
Alternate Contact Laura MacKenzie, Office Administrator; Fax: 905-687-9522; Email: lmackenzie@marchofdimes.ca
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
243 Church St
St Catharines, ON L2R 3E8
 
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Intersection Church St and Page St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Provides return to work programs, skills training programs, assessments, job search skills training, placement services, and job coaching for adults with any type of disability. All are individualized services are conducted by a team of multidisciplinary professionals. 
EMPLOYMENT SERVICES offers many employment supports and programs. Employment Specialists and Job Developers provide on-the-job development assistance to consumers who are seeking employment and/or are participating in community work experiences. Short-term and individualized training are available.  
Assessment offers individualized vocational assessments and Functional Abilities Evaluations to provide adults with disabilities the information needed to develop a vocational plan.  
Job Placement provides cross-disability coordinated employment placement, job coaching, and vocational and employment counselling services according to individual needs and employment goals. 
Job Search Skills Training Program provides clients with the skills necessary to obtain employment in today's labour market.  
Occupational Therapy Services enhance all of employment services and programs.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility All adults with disabilities (any disability - not just physical)
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Program - Some programs have fees, funding may be available from a variety of sources.
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services
Service Categories Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs

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