In addition to the services provided by Emploi-Québec to all Quebecers, specialized services and resources are made available to persons with disabilities to help them find and keep a job.
Like all Québec job seekers, you have access to Emploi-Québec's wide range of programs. In addition, Emploi-Québec can also cover the cost of services or equipment you need to participate in a training activity. For more information, contact your local employment centre (CLE).
A counsellor at a specialized manpower service for persons with disabilities can help you get started.
Under the Contrat d'intégration au travail (CIT) program, your employer could receive financial assistance to help him or her hire you and adapt the workplace according to your abilities, and to provide compensation for any loss in productivity.
See the Assistance for Persons with Disabilities page.
The Programme de subventions aux entreprises adaptées helps employers create jobs that meet the needs of persons with disabilities, who sometimes encounter significant obstacles in standard workplaces. Emploi-Québec's assistance enables companies to adapt your workstation to your specific needs, allowing them to offer you a job.
See the Intégration des personnes handicapées (French only) page.
The Action social assistance and support program provides opportunities to learn by carrying out a range of activities at non-profit organizations that are Emploi-Québec partners.
See the Action Program page.
Under the Réussir social assistance and support program, you could qualify for financial assistance under the Social Solidarity Program in addition to loans and bursaries from the Ministère de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport. The goal is to enable you to complete your education at your own pace.
See the Réussir Program page.
It is an organization that has been specially designated by Emploi-Québec to provide support services to person with disabilities who are experiencing significant trouble joining the labour market.
Employers may refer to the Assistance for Persons with Disabilities page or telephone the Centre d'assistance au placement at 1-866-640-3059.