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Coalition for Persons With Disabilities

Peel, Halton, Dufferin

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Record #: OAK3207 Last Full Update: 07 Jun 2013
Record Details
Alternate NameEmployment Access
Contact Numbers
Office PhoneCoalition for Persons with Disabilities-Employment Access 905-755-9734
Toll Free Phone1-866-969-9734
TTY Phone905-755-9958
Fax905-755-9953
Contact Information
Address & Map
Head Office
10 Kingsbridge Garden Cir, Ste 403
Mississauga, ON L5R 3K6
 
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Located In CommunityMississauga
Nearest Main IntersectionHurontario St and Eglinton Ave W
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Organization Emailcoalition.pwd@disabilityaccess.org
Websitewww.disabilityaccess.org
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary ExecutiveLinda Soulliere, Executive Director; Email: linda.soulliere@disabilityaccess.org
Alternate ExecutiveSusan Sarosiak, Program Coordinator; Email: susan.sarosiak@disabilityaccess.org
Service Details
Areas ServedDufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
DescriptionA not-for-profit community-based partnership of persons with disabilities and community groups working collaboratively to affect positive changes for persons with disabilities.  
 
Programs include: 
Employment ACCESS: 
* a one-stop employment service for all persons with disabilities who want assistance in preparing for, obtaining and maintaining competitive employment 
 
Employment PAH! Workshop: 
* a workshop for individuals that are deaf or hard of hearing and fluent in ASL to learn fundamental employability skills 
 
Work Readiness Program: 
* a program that includes a paid 8 week essential employment skills workshop followed by a 7 week work experience 
 
Connections Resource Fair: 
* a showcase of products and services for persons with disabilities 
* in a trade show environment, visitors meet exhibitors and learn about the products, services and supports available to them in the community 
 
Accessible Customer Service Workshops: 
* help organizations understand and comply with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) 
 
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibilitypersons with disabilities
FeesNone
LanguagesEnglish ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Interpretive Services
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Indexing
Service CategoriesComprehensive Job Assistance Centres ~ Physical Disabilities ; Sensitivity Training