Mood Disorders Society of Canada, Transitions to Communities for Veterans

Record Details
Alternate Name MDSC
Office Phone 416-322-8387
E-Mail sctoronto@mdsc.ca
Website mdsc.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/VetsTransitions
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/VetsTransitions
Primary Contact Cristina Lopes, Project Coordinator
Alternate Contact Allison Kearnan, Participant Support Worker
Description (Service) Personal and professional skills development program * 7-week program -- capacity 10 participants per class * employment and skills development, mental health knowledge, self-awareness, and coping strategies * individual support and guidance * ongoing peer support network
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) - 65 year(s) 
 
Veterans experiencing obstacles reintegrating into civilian life after serving in the Canadian Armed Forces or RCMP, who self-identify as having a permanent physical or mental impairment that restricts his or her ability to perform daily activities, and require assistance to prepare for, obtain and keep employment or self-employment * must be ineligible for assistance under Employment Insurance (EI) Benefits or similar provincial programs, and legally entitled to work in Canada -- must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or granted refugee status
Application Self referral or referral through Veterans Affairs Canada case worker, community organizations, service providers, organizations and support groups serving veterans, mental health organizations, and/or health care providers
Languages English ; French - Website, Publications
Fees None
Located In Community Toronto Downtown North
Address & Map
55 Eglinton Ave E, Suite 804
Toronto, ON M4P 1G8
 
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Intersection Yonge St and Eglinton Ave E
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Parking lot - access on Roehampton Ave
Service Categories Veteran Employment Programs ; Veteran Reintegration Counselling

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