FOCUS Employment Services

Site: FOCUS Employment Services - Angus

Service: ODSP Employment Supports Program

Record #: ALL0807
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 11 Jan 2024

Description

Description (Service) Employment Supports is a component of the Ontario Disability Support Program. The program assists persons with disabilities to find employment, advance to another job if under employed, overcome a disability-related job crisis to maintain employment and retain long term employment.

FOCUS is an approved service provider for the Employment Supports program. Some of the supports available include the following:
  • help finding a job
  • help preparing for work
  • help with job retention
  • job coaching
  • on-the-job training
  • software and mobility devices
  • assistive devices and training
  • special clothing
  • other needed items

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Aurora ; Barrie ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Essa ; Innisfil ; New Tecumseth ; Newmarket
Eligibility To qualify for employment supports, you must: 
 
Be at least 16 years old 
Be an Ontario resident 
Be legally allowed to work in Canada 
Have a substantial physical or mental disability that is expected to last a year or more, and makes it hard for you to find or keep a job 
You do not have to be receiving income support to be eligible for employment supports.
Application Contact us to book an appointment.
Languages English and French
Fees Free

Address and Location

Located In Community Angus
Address & Map
199 Mill Street, Unit 5
Angus, ON
Canada L0M 1B2
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-424-6335
Toll Free Phone 1-877-513-0187
TTY Phone 705-424-1516
Fax 705-424-1516
E-Mail ODSP@focuscdc.on.ca
Website https://focuscdc.on.ca/
Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FOCUSEmploymentServices 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/focusemploymentservices/ 
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/focus-community-development-corporation 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/JobsAtFocus 
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@focusemploymentservices4941
Primary Contact Christine Bouthoorn, ODSP Employment Consultant; Phone: (705) 435-9821 ext. 1019; Email: odsp@focuscdc.on.ca
Alternate Contact Mike MacEachern, Executive Director; Phone: (705) 435-9821 ext. 1014; Email: mike@focuscdc.on.ca
Mailing Address 199 Mill Street, Unit 5 
Angus, ON 
Canada L0M 1B2

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