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.

Please note: AMI-Quebec helps families cope with mental health problems and illnesses in a loved one. We do not have services related to employment. Please contact the organizations below for help.




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 [E/F]Montreal (Côte-des-Neiges & West Island)
Helps mentally ill integrate into the workforce; personalized approach [E/F] (referral needed)QC (Montreal, Laval)
L'Atelier514-844-6458Art workshops, work & social integration programs [E/mostly F] (referral needed) 18+Montreal
C.A.D.R.E.514-367-3576Workshops to help people w/ mental illness find employment[E/F]Lasalle
Centre d'Apprentissage Parallèle (CAP)514-843-5658Work 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) WebsiteHelp in finding employment and social welfare; find your local CLE [E/F]QC
Le Cill450-668-1771Alternative mental health centre, activities, social and professional reintegration [F]Montreal (Laval)
Comité Chomage de Montréal514-933-5915Defends rights of workers, advocates for law change, consultations, info [E/F/S]Montreal
Employability Program PAAS-Action (Welcome Hall Mission)514-523-5288 x138Social assistance and support program that includes pre-employment courses
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)
Groupe PART514-526-7278Helps integrate people w/ mental illness into labor market; culinary training [F]Montreal
Service de Placement Horizon-Travail514-933-1141Helps 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)
Tyndale St-Georges514-931-6265 x246 month training program with workshops and support for anglophones and allophones to integrate into the job market [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)
YES Montreal514-878-9788Help for 18-30 year olds to find employment; also for entrepreneurs and artists [E]Montreal and across Quebec