Chrysalis: An Alberta Society for Citizens with Disabilities

Assisting in Employment and Volunteerism Goals


Description
Assists people with disabilities to achieve their employment, volunteer, and recreation goals.

Service offers:

  • personalized services to assist¬†individuals with disabilities in achieving their employment, volunteer, and recreation goals

Includes:

  • the Personal Development course
  • assessment of needs
  • designing an individual plan to prepare for employment
  • job placement
  • provision of on-the-job training
  • support and follow-up at the employment site as needed until the person can manage independently
  • opportunities to connect with the community through volunteerism and other activities
Affiliation: Funded through Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) under Disability Services.Key Provider: community disability support practitioners
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • Alberta residents
  • 18 years and older
  • with a diagnosed developmental disability
  • who qualify for Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) funding
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • referral required from Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD)
  • clients can contact an intake co-ordinator for more information
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting list.

Telephone
780-454-9656
Fax
780-451-0168
Web Site
http://www.chrysalis.ca
Email
info@chrysalis.ca
Languages
American Sign Language (ASL); English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

There may be fees. Contact for details.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Fees may be covered by 
Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD).

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 16, 2018
Address
13325 St. Albert Trail
Edmonton, AB, T5L 4R3
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM