Canadian Association for Supported Employment

MentorAbility Experience Story : Nadyehzda

Nadyehzda: A Tailored Approach Finds the Best Fit. Facilitated by Avalon. Logos: MentorAbility Canada, the Canadian Association for Supported Employment and the Government of Canada

Her multiple MentorAbility Experiences were “very productive and informative,” and she could imagine herself working in all these fields in the future. MentorAbility offers job seekers experiencing disabilities an opportunity […]

MentorAbility Experience Story: Erin

Erin: Grooming Up Success. Facilitated by Life Directions. March of Dimes Canada, ODEN. Logos: MentorAbility Canada, the Canadian Association for Supported Employment and the Government of Canada

The practical experience and guidance Erin received from experienced professionals during their multiple mentorships have instilled in them the belief that they have found their true calling. We always love […]

MentorAbility Experience Story: Casey

Casey: Stacking up Experiences. Facilitated by WASO. Logos: MentorAbility Canada, the Canadian Association for Supported Employment and the Government of Canada.

Ryan, an Employment Specialist supporting Casey, commended the MentorAbility program for its effectiveness in providing job seekers an opportunity to explore their career interest. Casey was interested in learning more […]

MentorAbility Experience Story: Rabeka

Blossoming Opportunities. Facilitated by March of Dimes Canada and ODEN. Logos: MentorAbility Canada, the Canadian Association for Supported Employment and the Government of Canada.

Through this MentorAbility experience, Rabeka gained confidence and was able to showcase her eagerness, professionalism, and strong work ethic. Before Rabeka arrived at MentorAbility Canada, she worked with a Vocational […]

MentorAbility Experience Story: Anonymous

Anonymous: Supports Give Confidence. Facilitated by Life Directions. Logos: March of Dimes Canada, ODEN. Logos: MentorAbility Canada, CASE, Canada.

Accommodations not only demonstrated the ski resort’s commitment to reducing barriers to inclusion, they also uplifted the employee’s spirits, giving them the confidence to fully dedicate themselves to their new […]

MentorAbility Experience Story : Mardokay

Mardokay, Harvesting Success. Facilitated by WASO. Logos: MentorAbility, CASE, "Canada" wordmark.

Mardokay was very interested in learning more about the produce retail industry, and after a mentorship experience, Krown Produce hired him on the spot! When Mardokay first connected with MentorAbility, […]

Experience Story: Paige

Paige: Exploring Possibilities. Facilitated by SaskAbilities. Logos: MentorAbility Canada, CASE, "Canada" wordmark.

Mandy recognizes Paige’s talents: ‘It is very clear that she is a creative problem solver” After completing an Administrative Assistant and Business certificate program, Paige was excited to begin exploring […]

MentorAbility Experience: Ashley

Ashley: Doing What You Love. Facilitated by: Life Directions. Logos: March of Dimes Canada, ODEN. MentorAbility Canada, the Canadian Association for Supported Employment and the Government of Canada.

Ashley’s mentors were very happy with her work ethic and energy – so happy, in fact, that they offered her a full-time position, and Ashley happily accepted. We love a […]

MentorAbility Experience: Anonymous

Anonymous: Successes All Around! Facilitated by March of Dimes and ODEN. Logos: MentorAbility, Case, Government of Canada.

With these two MentorAbility experiences under their belt, the job seeker found employment within their local municipality in the GTA. A job seeker came to MentorAbility looking for mentorships where […]

MentorAbility Experience: Matthew

Matthew: A Grand Vision. Facilitated by: March of Dimes Canada and ODEN.

Matthew is interested in starting a new business. When asked about his MentorAbility experience, Matthew said the best advice he received was that he could create sponsorships for children who […]