After 5 years of service, Jason will be retiring from CMHA-S/M in February 2020. Jason actively maintains all of CMHA’s properties and led construction for Kingsmount Ave, a residential program that provides services through a harm reduction approach.
Why did you become involved in the mental health/addictions field?
I became involved in the mental health/addictions field through a series of work related events, my primary trade is carpentry. Coming into this field was an exciting change and has been so rewarding.
How long have you been with the agency?
5 years & 3 months
What brought you to CMHA?
While collaborating with CMHA in my previous job I became familiar with the organization. I valued the agency’s community goals so when an opportunity presented itself to join the work force I jumped at the chance.
What are you proud of during your time at CMHA?
I’m proud to be part of a team that provides support in housing individuals, it is rewarding to see the positive impact our efforts have.