Partnership with Coalition for Persons with Disabilities

Our Proud Partnership

CIMT College is proud to partner with Coalition for Persons with Disabilities in order to provide funding to those suffering from a self-diagnosed disability, which could include Mental Health (Depression, Anxiety, Stress), Cognitive Challenges, Intellectual Challenges, Learning Challenges, Physical Disabilities, Vision Loss, Deaf or Hard of Hearing… and many others.  When you meet with an Intake Coordinator, your disability can be assessed, and your funding can be determined within days.

Coalition for Persons with Disabilities - CIMT College

Participant Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicable for ages 15 and older
  • Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident                      
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Has not been in receipt EI in the past 3-5 years in order to qualify for Work readiness Program, but no EI conditions for the Employment Ontario program
  • Student must be flexible for any campus location, class times, or days of the week
  • Student must be ready and willing to work in competitive employment
  • Refugees: 
    • 900 series SIN number:  Coalition submits to Project Officer for possible approval
    • 500 series SIN number:  does qualify

Funding Amounts

  • Students may receive up to $3750.00 to cover tuition costs
  • Funding is determined by eligibility and suitability of program requirements
  • Funding may include books, uniform, and First Aid and CPR, transportation, and any other participant related costs to obtaining and keeping a job
  • Funding may also include disability-related costs for on the job accommodation and accessibility

Certificate or Program Opportunities

  • Any short course, or group of short courses, which fall within a 12 week period
  • Consecutive or individual courses are acceptable, refer to the course calendar
  • Some suggestions include:
    • Bookkeeping
    • Business and Human Resources
    • IT Support Technician
    • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Dental Receptionist
    • Dental Office Administration Diploma
    • Food Service Worker Diploma
    • and many more!

Steps for the Funding

For more information, speak to an Admissions Advisor at CIMT College.  We will first help you decide which career path might be right for you.  Next, we will set up an Intake Appointment for you to meet with a coordinator at the Coalition for Persons with Disabilities!  Call us to set up your FREE Campus Tour and Admissions interview today!, 905-671-9999.

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