Accent on Ability is a small non-profit, charitable organization which seeks funding to support initiatives that will improve the quality of life for low-income people in the Toronto area who have experienced mental illness issues. The kinds of initiatives that Accent on Ability has sponsored over the past several years have included: the development and delivery of workshops designed to assist mental health consumer/survivors deal with day-to-day issues that challenge them; support for educational expenses; support to meet the costs of recreational activities; assistance in purchasing necessary clothing and equipment.