About the Program
Case managers can support clients to navigate parts of the social system that impact on their quality of life. This could be in areas of: education, employment, housing, income supports (Ontario Works, ODSP), legal and immigration. Services may include:
- Support in navigating various systems – education, legal, immigration, housing, employment, pregnancy and parenting supports
- Engagement with CAS
- Referrals to other community organizations and government services.
- Help with completing applications/forms
- Some accompaniments to key appointments.
There is no catchment restriction if you are homeless or indigenous.
For all other groups, the catchment area is the boundaries of Parkdale Queen West CHC: Yonge/Lakeshore/Bloor/Parkside
Philosophy / Approaches
Our case managers work from an anti-racist, anti-oppression, harm reduction, and trauma-informed approach.