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Stride

Service: Supported Employment

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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Continuing to provide virtual and modified services using email, phone, text, and video conferencing, while also gradually re-opening office locations to be able to support clients virtually or in-person. Check website for current status.
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-693-4252 ext 3
Fax 905-875-9262
E-Mail jhenshaw@stride.on.ca
Website stride.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/STRIDE4WORK
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Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/STRIDE4WORK
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Primary Contact Julie Henshaw, Manager, North Halton; Phone: 905-693-4252 ext 400 * 905-691-1430; Email: jhenshaw@stride.on.ca
Alternate Contact Bonnie Trimble, Manager, Youth Employment & Peer Mentor Programs; Phone: 905-693-4252 ext 500; Email: btrimble@stride.on.ca
Contact Form https://stride.on.ca/contact-us
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Continuing to provide virtual and modified services using email, phone, text, and video conferencing, while also gradually re-opening office locations to be able to support clients virtually or in-person. Check website for current status. 
 
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Employment Connections Program includes:  
* employment planning - developing a realistic employment goal  
* support coordination - assistance with successful transition to employment; advice on funding supports to access training and employment opportunities  
* employment preparation - assistance with resume updates, job searches, applications and interview skills, vocational life skills training  
* job placement - assistance with job searches by establishing contacts that can lead to employment 
* on the job training/coaching - providing support to individuals while training on the job  
* job maintenance - providing ongoing follow-up to help maintain employment 
 
Youth Employment Program provides: 
* a client centered program that responds to the varied employment needs of transitional aged youth,16 to 24 years, who are experiencing mental health and/or addiction issues 
* outreach service to meet youth in the community, accessing at-risk youth who traditionally are not seeking services 
* youth-oriented service that will assist youth in developing the skills they need to become contributing members of their communities
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Individuals facing barriers to employment
Application Referral by a physician, psychiatrist, health worker, family or self
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Mailing Address 55 Ontario St S, Suite 26 
L9T 2M3
Physical Access Not Applicable - See service locations
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Employment / Training ; Mental Health / Addictions
HCSD Sub Heading Disabilities Employment Program Resources ; Disabilities Employment Programs ; Mental Health Employment Programs ; Mental Health Employment Resources
Service Categories Outreach Programs ~ At Risk Youth ; Prevocational Training ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Prevocational Training ~ Substance Use Disorders ; Supported Employment ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Supported Employment ~ Substance Use Disorders ; Vocational Rehabilitation ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Vocational Rehabilitation ~ Substance Use Disorders

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