Employment

Returning to work after an illness can be a challenge. The resources below help people who are suffering from a mental illness reintegrate into the workforce and find jobs.

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Acces-Cible SMT514-525-8888Helps people with mental health problems find and keep work [F]Montreal
Action Main d'Oeuvre514-721-4941Work integration for disadvantaged people [E/mostly F]Montreal (Rosemont/DDO)
Agence Ometz514-342-0000Job seeking tools & help, counseling, social services, etc. in Jewish community [E/F]Montreal (Côte-des-Neiges & West Island)
L'Arrimage450-967-9611Helps mentally ill integrate into the workforce; personalized approach [E/F] (referral needed)Laval
L'Atelier514-844-6458Art workshops, work & social integration programs [E/mostly F] (referral needed) 18+Montreal
Bender Consulting Services of Canada412-787-8567
1-800-654-5988
Finds jobs for disabled people with computer/technology skills [E/F]USA and Canada
C.A.D.R.E.514-367-3576Workshops to help people w/ mental illness find employment[E/F]Lasalle
Centre d'Apprentissage Parallèle514-843-5658Work reinsertion program with internship & follow up for consumers [F]Montreal (Plateau)
Centre Bienvenue Inc. 514-421-2212Community support, activities, workshops, job training & reintegration [F]Montreal (West Island)
Centre Local d'Emploi (CLE) (Emploi Quebec) 514-873-4000
1-877-767-8773
Help in finding employment and social welfare; find your local CLE [E/F]QC
Le CERRIS (Louis H. Lafontaine Hospital)514-251-4000 x 3417Assist consumers in returning to work/school, counseling, follow-up [F] (referral needed)Montreal (Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve)
Le Cill450-628-0468Alternative mental health centre, activities, social and professional reintegration [F]Montreal (Laval)
ComitéŽ Chomage514-933-5915Defends rights of workers, advocates for law change, consultations, info [E/F/S]Montreal
Equipe Entreprise514-636-1081Job opportunities for consumers in catering, production, customer service [E/F]Montreal (Dorval)
Forward House514-488-9119Community centre, life skills, job skills, job placement, social activities [E/F]Montreal (NDG)
Projets PART514-526-7278Helps integrate people w/ mental illness into labor market; culinary training [E/F]Montreal
Service de Placement Horizon-Travail514-933-1141 x1Helps individuals w/ mental illness and/or blindness find a place in the job force [E/F]Montreal
Street Suds Buanderue514-529-0039Transitional employment program for marginalized/ formerly homeless individuals; life skills training, reintegration (Laundry services) [E/F]Montreal (Plateau)
Supported Employment Program (Agence Ometz)514-342-0000Job placement service for consumers, job coaching & preparation, etc. [E/F]Montreal
UP House (Donald Berman)514-764-5599Clubhouse for psychiatric rehabilitation, social and professional reintegration, etc. [E/F]Montreal (Côte-des-Neiges-NDG)
Wellington Centre (SPECTRUM) (Douglas Hospital)514-768-2668 x328Skill-based rehabilitation, work reintegration programs [E/F] (referral needed)Montreal (Verdun)