Causeway is a not-for-profit agency that helps people with mental illness and other challenges find meaningful, rewarding work and live more independently. By helping everyone overcome their challenges and reach their full potential, we are helping establish stronger and more inclusive communities.
Causeway was founded in 1977 with a mission to assist people with mental health issues find employment. Over 40 years, we have expanded our activities and our impact to meet the needs of a broader spectrum of people. We are constantly looking for new ways to innovate. This is the approach that truly sets us apart. It allows us to transform lives and change communities by piloting new community ventures and leading the way in the area of social enterprise.
Through the life-changing support of our donors, Causeway clients become equipped with the tools and support they need to find meaningful employment.
Building better communities by employing each person’s abilities.
We envision a working community where everyone is invaluable. Invaluable means that your abilities and contributions are beyond value. The things you offer to society are more than just economic. By finding an active role in your community and working to benefit the greater good, you are creating new moments of hope, perspective, and meaning for yourself and others. You can’t put a price on that. That’s invaluable.
LET’S FIND YOU WORK. REGARDLESS.
INVESTING IN COMMUNITY
Board Of Directors
Meet Causeway’s 2021-2022 Board of Directors:
Chartered Accountant, Former VP Finance, UWindsor
Controller, Nunavut Trust
Retired, Foreign Affairs/CIDA
Andrew N. Vey
Founding Partner, Vey Willetts LLP
Public Affairs Specialist and Diversity Lead, Fulbright Canada
Director, Labour Relations, Canada Post
Consultant, HR strategy & communications
Senior Development Officer, Carleton University
Retired, CIDA & Federation of Canadian Municipalities
Assistant Director, Ottawa Gymnastics Centre
Causeway Executive Director
THE CAUSEWAY ECOSYSTEM
Causeway is an agency with an ecosystem that is comprised of a variety of programs, services, and supports. Each part of Causeway operates a little bit differently, but every piece works together to achieve one mission: Building better communities by employing each person’s abilities.