Inclusive Employment Workshop: Impact of COVID-19 on Employees

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Friday, February 19
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

  • Canucks Autism Network
  • 604-685-4049
  • corey.walker@canucksautism.ca
  • FREE

How has COVID-19 impacted the employment landscape? How can we best support job seekers on the autism spectrum and with intellectual disabilities in the new normal?

Join us for a FREE three-part online workshop series designed for employment service agencies. Each 1.5 hour workshop will be held on Friday (12:00-1:30pm), February 19, March 5 and March 12.

How COVID-19 Changed the Workplace will be led by a hub team of experts, including self-advocates, employment service providers and a psychiatrist.

Session 1: Impact of COVID-19 on Employees
Fri, Feb 19 (12:00-1:30pm PST)

How does the uncertainty of the pandemic affect an employee’s overall well-being? What are the considerations that employers and service agencies should make to support positive mental health during this time?

  • Impacts on employee mental health
  • Work/Life balance
  • Meetings in the virtual space vs face to face

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Captions

With thanks to Inclusion Canada, all workshops will be captioned by Otter AI.

If you require any accommodations to participate, please contact corey.walker@canucksautism.ca.

Certificate of Completion

Sign up for all three sessions and receive a Certificate of Completion, jointly issued by all program delivery partners.
*Canucks Autism Network, Employment Recovery Project, Inclusion Canada & Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorder Alliance.


Funded by the Government of Canada’s Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities.

Project Relay is one of four pillars of the Employment Recovery Project, an initiative aimed at improving workplace inclusion for persons with an intellectual disability or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) through addressing critical hiring and support needs that have emerged in response to COVID-19.

The Employment Recovery Project is delivered by Inclusion Canada (formerly the Canadian Association for Community Living) and the Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorder Alliance (CASDA) and works in collaboration with Ready, Willing and Able (RWA).

Inclusive Employment Workshop: Impact of COVID-19 on Employees

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