REES provides a flexible and responsive outreach program developed to meet the identified needs of people facing mental health, addictions and/or related challenges for support delivered where and when needed, at any point in their recovery program. Staff provide individualized support/assistance to people facing a variety of challenges:

  • Apply for income assistance entitlements (basic benefits, PWD, crisis grants, intent to rent, etc.)
  • CPP applications or other income support
  • Obtain/replace identification
  • Advocacy related to legal issues, tenancy issues, access to health care, access to treatment services, and connections to numerous other community resources
  • Navigate complex health and social service systems


Lori Ferguson, Manager