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Alternate Name EAS ; Employment Assessment Services ; OCR ; OEAS ; Ontario Employment Assessment Services ; Ontario Employment Assistance Services ; Rehabilitation Foundation For The Disabled
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
117 Centrepointe Dr, Suite 250
Ottawa, ON K2G 5X3
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Intersection Centrepointe Dr and Tallwood Dr
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID19 (2 June 2020): Some services offered virtually during the pandemic. See Online Virtual Programs page on website for details.

Programs for persons with disabilities

Vocational rehabilitation * Supported employment * Job preparation * Job coaching * Community development * Public education * Awareness of Needs of Persons with Disabilities * Sensitivity awareness * Assistive Devices Program * Home and Vehicle Modification Program and Independent Living Services * Outreach/Attendant Care

Ontario Employment Assistance Services -- Offers employment services which may include dissemination of labour market information, employment needs assessment, career planning, employment counselling, diagnostic services, job search skills, job finding clubs, job placement services, developing an employment action plan, referral to appropriate interventions, assessments for disability-related accommodations and participant case management and follow-up
Hours COVID19 : Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Persons with disabilities who are unemployed * priority to persons 18 and older * all clients are welcome who are receiving Employment Insurance (EI), Ontario Works (OW), Canada Pension Plan Disability Benefits (CPP) or Ontario Disability Support Benefits (ODSP).
Application Call ahead * some providers may require a referral before a visit
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Fees vary according to program. Some assistance may be available.
Service Categories Activities of Daily Living Assessment ; Assistive Technology Information ; Career Change Counselling ~ Laid Off Workers ; Career Counselling ; Commercial Assistive Technology Equipment Fit/Modification ; Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Conductive Education ; Disability Awareness Training ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Postpolio Syndrome ; Ergonomic Evaluations ; Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Services ; Mobility Aids ; Prevocational Training ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Disabilities Issues ; Supported Employment ~ Disability Benefit Recipients ; Supported Employment ~ Employment Insurance Recipients ; Supported Employment ~ Workers Compensation Recipients ; Vocational Assessment ~ Disability Benefit Recipients ; Vocational Assessment ~ Employment Insurance Recipients ; Vocational Assessment ~ Workers Compensation Recipients ; Vocational Rehabilitation ; Vocational Rehabilitation ~ Disability Benefit Recipients ; Vocational Rehabilitation ~ Employment Insurance Recipients ; Vocational Rehabilitation ~ Workers Compensation Recipients
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-596-3463
Toll Free Phone 1-877-695-7999
Fax 613-596-5696
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube
Primary Executive Tina Paradis, Regional Manager; Phone: 613-596-3463 ext 6510
Other Details
Established 1951
Funding Provincial - Ontario Disability Support Program * Employment Ontario * Ministry of Colleges and Universities ; Federal - Service Canada ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 891557084 RR0001 ; Fees - For services
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Brochures * newsletter
Resources Books, videos, tapes can be made available through the provincial office, website.
Accreditation No

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