For general inquiries on our programs and services, please call 905-641-5222.

The following 24/7 crisis and information is available:

Distress Centre Niagara: 905-688-3711

COAST: 1-866-550-5205 (Press 1)

Mental Health and Addictions Access Line: 1-866-550-5205 (Press 2)

Employment Services

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realwork is a specialized employment program offered through the Canadian Mental Health Association.

 It is our mission to promote employment, education or volunteer opportunities for people who experience mental health issues and other disabilities and to provide them with the support to live independent and integrated lives.

realwork is a specialized employment program for persons who . . .

  • self-identify with mental health issues and are 16 years of age or older,
  • are unemployed/underemployed/not in school and are wanting to increase their employability or upgrade their education/training, and
  • are wanting to enhance their independence and manage their mental health in order to discover goals and opportunities related to employment/volunteer/education.

We provide service throughout the region (St. Catharines, Welland, Niagara Falls, Fort Erie, Port Colborne and West Niagara). Please contact 905-641-5222 for more information. Find us on facebook!