IMPORTANT NOTE: Services may be impacted in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Please contact agencies or programs listed on this page prior to visiting in person to receive up to date information on their services

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments COVID 19 -- All in-person services suspended until further notice; programs and services offered online; appointments available via phone or video if requested
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-755-9734
Toll Free Phone 1-866-969-9734
TTY Phone 905-755-9958
Fax 905-755-9953
E-Mail intake@disabilityaccess.org
Website www.disabilityaccess.org
Primary Contact Victoria Hennessy, Manager, Service Delivery; Phone: 905-755-9734 ext 232; Email: victoria.hennessy@disabilityaccess.org
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1998
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update -- services available to clients online or by phone * email intake@disabilityaccess.org or call 1-866-969-9734 for more information (ext 277)

Employment and training opportunities for persons with disabilities, including specialized services for those who are deaf or hard of hearing * individual employment counselling * disability disclosure and overcoming barriers to employment * pre-employment training and workshops * labour market information * resumes and cover letters * job search techniques * job coaching * access to accommodation, assistive devices and supports * post-hiring support * now offering incentives for eligible individuals who are interested in accessing remote work opportunities

Workreadiness Program -- essential skills upgrading for clients preparing for employment or returning to school * resumes and cover letters * job search techniques * interview preparation * online applications * paid work experience with job coaching throughout the employment period * support to find job placement or further education or training

For employers -- candidate recruitment and selection services * workplace accommodation and accessibility assessments and audits * workshops in AODA (Access for Ontarians with Disabilities Act) compliance * support for employers with purchase of disability related costs where eligible (Personal Protective Equipment/PPE not included) * wage incentives for qualified participants -- call or email for details
Hours COVID19 -- services available online or by phone

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and up 
 
People with self-disclosed disabilities, including physical limitations, mental health disorders or learning disabilities * specialized services available to deaf or hard of hearing clients
Application Call or email for information
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
Emerald Centre
10 Kingsbridge Garden Circle W, Suite 403
Mississauga, ON L5R 3K6
 
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Intersection Hurontario St and Eglinton Ave W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Disabilities Employment Program Resources ; Disabilities Employment Programs
Service Categories Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs ; Prevocational Training ~ People With Disabilities ; Vocational Rehabilitation ~ Hearing Loss ; Vocational Rehabilitation ~ People With Disabilities

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