Who’s eligible for the Ability Edge paid internship program? Recent graduates with self-declared disabilities who: have a college diploma/certificate or university bachelor’s degree have little or no career related work experience are legally able to work in Canada have not previously accepted an Ability Edge or Career Edge paid internship
Access Guide Canada (AGC) provides information on accessible resources such as community organizations and accessible public spaces from various geographical locations across Canada.
This site is designed to be user-friendly for job seekers, families, employers and support workers. It outlines the nine guiding principles of best practice for supported employment for the job seeker and support worker. The employer section focuses on the return on investment when hiring a person with a disability.
The Canadian Abilities Foundation convenes a forum for the exchange of information to promote an inclusive society and provide inspiration and opportunity for people with disabilities.
The Canadian Institute of Diversity and Inclusion (CIDI) is a made-in-Canada solution designed to help employers, and diversity and inclusion (D&I), Human Rights and Equity (HR&E) and human resources (HR) practitioners effectively address the full picture of diversity, equity and inclusion within the workplace. Effectively managing Diversity and Inclusion, and Human Rights and Equity is a strategic imperative for all Canadian organizations that wish to remain relevant and competitive.
DisabilityOnline.com can help you find out more information on Disability Insurance: Benefits, SSI, Short Term & Long Term.
Designed for HR professionals, this toolkit will provide training and information on how to support co-workers, clients and customers with epilepsy in the workplace.The website is divided into three main areas, including: understanding epilepsy in the workplace, seizure safely and a list of resources useful for anyone who works with an individual with epilepsy.
Partnered with Manulife Financial and Volunteer Canada to help volunteers and organizations connect. The goal is to help Canadians build a better future by supporting volunteerism in Canada. Utilizes a matchmaking tool to find you the right fit.
This Government of Canada contains useful information for youths, ranging from career planning and financial advice to educational options and major life events. Special sections for unemployed youths, aboriginal youths, youth with disabilities, newcomers, etc.
Lime Connect is a global not for profit organization that’s rebranding disability through achievement. We do that by attracting, preparing and connecting high potential university students & alumni who happen to have disabilities for scholarships, internships, The Lime Connect Fellowship Program and full time careers with our corporate partners – the world’s leading corporations.