Calgary Alternative Employment Services

Calgary Alternative Support Services Inc.


Description
Provides employment support to persons with disabilities.

Service offers:

  • career exploration / focus assessment
  • career counselling / action plans
  • resume development
  • interview skill development
  • supported job search and placement
  • job coaching and follow-up support
  • employability workshops
  • learners permit training based on demand

Affiliation: Calgary Employment First Network, Community Board, Persons with Development Disabilities (PDD) - Calgary Region, Service Canada
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to individuals:
  • age 18 and older
  • with PDD funding
  • with a permanent disability
  • who are not eligible for employment insurance
  • who are unemployed or underemployed
  • self-identify as having a disability
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • a professional referral is required from either a coordinator at PDD or staff at Service Canada

Referral Process: Yes,

A referral is required from a coordinator at PDD in order to access PDD funded service, or anyone who self identifies as having a disability can access service funded by Service Canada.




Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait time is based on eligibility criteria. Contact for details.


Telephone
403-283-0611
Fax
403-283-0691
Web Site
https://www.c-a-s-s.org/
Languages
American Sign Language (ASL); English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Documents Required

A referral is required from a coordinator at PDD in order to access PDD funded service, or anyone who self identifies as having a disability can access service funded by Service Canada.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
February 2, 2023
Address
525 28 Street SE
Calgary, AB, T2A 6W9
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM

Closed on statutory holidays.