STEPS Society of Red Deer

Employment Innovation Project

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Description
Offers employment programming and support services for people with disabilities.

Service provides:

  • individualized assistance for persons with disabilities (primarily mental illness) through a combination of outreach and employment supports to help participants connect to requried resources, while also acquiring career and employment information

Includes:

  • support to plan, initiate, maintain, and excel in employment that positively impacts the community
  • direct marketing and follow up 
  • outreach connector services

Outreach Connector service offers:

  • availability of services to all participants within their home community
  • assistance to those who would like to obtain and / or prepare for employment
  • assistance to increase the client's involvement in meaningful activities that allow them to participate fully in their community 
Affiliation: Partnered with the Government of Alberta and Government of Canada.
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 18 years and older
  • who are living with a disability, not employed to their full potential and have a sporadic work history because of a physical or mental disability
  • residing in Red Deer, County of Red Deer, Ponoka, Counties of Ponoka, Lacombe, Clearwater, Mountain View, Blackfalds, Innisfail, Sylvan Lake, Rimbey, Rocky Mountain House, Caroline, Olds, Sundre and surrounding rural communities in the counties 
Application Process
Service Access: Registration RequiredReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting period.

Telephone
403-343-6249
Fax
403-309-2022
Web Site
http://www.epssreddeer.com
Email
info@epssworks.com
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Last Updated On
December 2, 2016
Address
4315 55 Avenue
Red Deer, AB, T4N 4N7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM