Transition to work program

This program is available for people injured in a motor vehicle accident or in a work related accident.

Choose to get started:

Workers compensation

This program is designed to help you secure ongoing employment with a new employer.

This program provides funding to address immediate or short term barriers or needs that prevent a worker from obtaining or accepting an offer of employment with a new employer.

It provides funding of up to:

  • $200 to help you job-seek or start work
  • $5,000 to address immediate or short term barriers that prevent you from accepting an offer of new employment.

The funding could be used to pay for a range of things including:

  • travel costs
  • relocation and accommodation
  • child care
  • clothing and related expenses

Read the transition to work guidance material for more information.


You are eligible if you:

  • can’t return to work with your pre-injury employer because of your injury
  • have a barrier or need that is preventing you from finding or accepting new employment
  • are receiving or are entitled to receive, weekly workers compensation payments or recently stopped weekly payments because you started working
  • haven’t accepted a commutation or work injury damages settlement.
  • have used your entitlement to new employment assistance

How to apply

Speak to your workplace rehabilitation provider, or insurer case manager about using the equipment and workplace modification program.

They will: