Pathways provides supportive housing options, day and recreation programs, psychiatric counselling and behaviour therapy, court and justice related services and short-term respite to adults with a developmental disability, an acquired brain injury, or those who may be dually diagnosed.
Operating in the South East and Champlain Regions of Ontario, Pathways is fully accredited by the Commission for the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). Pathways is a preferred provider of community based ABI services and supports through the Local Health Integration Networks (LHIN) that service the Champlain and South East regions of Ontario.
That all people enjoy a high quality of life as an accepted member of their chosen community.
We support people in living their best lives.
Our Philosophy & Guiding Principles
•Help everyone make a difference
•Take initiative in creative and resourceful ways
•Create homes, not houses
•Achieve more together
•Embrace and contribute to new thinking
Value uniqueness, personal growth, and independence.
About the Pathways to Independence Board of Directors
Pathways to Independence is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who share their experience and skills in Business and Human Services to provide long term strategic guidance and direction. The Board of Directors meets on a monthly basis and holds its Annual General meeting in October each year.
Do you want to be on our Volunteer Board of Directors? Click the link below to fill out an application!
About the Pathways Foundation Board of Directors
The Pathways Foundation is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who provide guidance and direction in the acquisition and management of the financial resources of the Foundation. The Board also grants requests for financial assistance in accordance with the Foundation’s mandate. The mandate of the Pathways Foundation is to enhance the quality of life of people supported by Pathways to Independence and those supported by partner organizations.
Thank you to our Board Directors
for their unwavering commitment to the
agency, our employees, and mostly, to the people
we support. We appreciate your time, talents and
For more information or if you wish to contact a board member please email or phone:
Executive Assistant & Board Liaison
613-962-5085 ext 231
Our Human Resources
Pathways is committed to creating and maintaining a workplace that promotes positive Human Resources practices and relationships where employees will grow, make an impact and stay.
A strong commitment to Health & Safety coupled with a diverse, skilled workforce ensures that Pathways is able to provide excellent services to the people we support.
Health & Safety
Pathways leadership supports a strong health and safety workplace culture that is recognized by our accreditors and our community partners.
Our commitment ensures the necessary resources are available to maintain healthy, safe and clean living and work environments to deliver quality services and minimize risk of harm to our clients, employees, volunteers and visitors.
Chief Operating Officer
Are you a collaborative, compassionate and dynamic leader? Ready to lead a group of dedicated direct support and clinical professionals? Looking to join a progressive, not for profit agency that makes a difference every day to help adults with disabilities live their best lives?
Come join us as the Chief Operating Officer at Pathways to Independence!
Employment opportunities will be posted as they become available on the careers page https://www.fitzii.com/careers/pathwaystoindependence.
To contact the Human Resources Department please call 613-962-2541.
“Pathways to Independence has a cadre of employees who have been with the organization for many years; they demonstrate a high level of professionalism and genuine commitment to the persons served.”
CARF Survey Report, Agency Strengths, 2015
Finance, Operations & IT
Pathways Finance team is responsible to ensure all financial transactions and reports are completed. The Operations Department ensures that all Pathways homes and locations are maintained, safe and secure for our clients, employees, volunteers and guests. Pathways works closely with a third party vendor, Zycom Technology to support the agency information technology infrastructure.
To contact our Operations Department, please call 613-962-2541 ex 226
To contact our Finance Department please call 613-962-2541 ex 255
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