About CASE

The Canadian Association for Supported Employment

The Canadian Association for Supported Employment is a national association of community-based service providers and stakeholders working towards employment inclusion of people experiencing disability.

Our association strives to promote full citizenship and personal capacity through the facilitation of increased labour market participation. Through workforce participation, CASE also promotes social inclusion for Canadians who have a disability.

What We Do

  • CASE represents a national network of employment service providers, employers, community allies and stakeholders.
  • CASE works to increase the employment inclusion of Canadians experiencing disability through the provision of leadership, resources and ongoing opportunities for learning, dialogue and engagement.
  • CASE builds the capacity of service providers to achieve success in their work towards employment inclusion.
  • CASE promotes the benefits of employment inclusion in the business community.


CASE facilitates opportunities for supported employment service providers to increase employment inclusion for Canadians experiencing disability.


Our vision is that all Canadians experiencing disability have equal opportunity to secure and sustain meaningful employment.

CASE Values


Following processes and practices that foster understanding and inclusion.


Forming effective partnerships to share knowledge, resources and opportunities.


Inspiring employers and people experiencing disability to mutually benefit from workplace inclusion.


Developing, implementing and sharing creative ideas that anticipate and respond to our changing environment.


Interacting in ways that are professional, transparent and ethical.


Recognizing the value and contributions of others regardless of differences.

CASE is a registered non-profit organization which achieves its goals through:

National Conference

An annual networking and professional development event


A national supported employment website


Online tools and resources for professionals in the field

Best Practice

Development and publication of best practices

Information Sharing

A monthly CASE newsletter and blog


Promotion of member services to the Canadian business community


Highlighting and promoting innovations in supported employment practices

Community of Professionals

A national network of committed and knowledgeable professionals

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