Description & Services
Public Comments All host families undergo a thorough screening process that includes a Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening
Description (Service)
  • Provides individuals with an intellectual and/or developmental disability the opportunity to live and share in the activities of a family home  
  • Recruits and screens families to act as host families that provide a safe and secure place to live  
  • Maintains ongoing contact with individuals once they have been placed in a home and assists with daily living activities such as banking 
  • Assists with educational pursuits that may include post-secondary studies, Smart Serve courses or obtaining a driver's license  
  • Provides home visits, case management, and supervision
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm 
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Cochrane ; Kapuskasing ; Includes communities along Hwy 11 from Opasatika to Cochrane
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals with an intellectual and/or developmental disability who would benefit from living in a family setting
Application Apply through Developmental Services Ontario (DSO) North East Region at 1-855-376-6376
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-337-1417
Fax 705-337-6538
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Site Location Near North Centennial Manor
Located In Community Kapuskasing
Address 12 Kimberly Dr
Kapuskasing, ON P5N 1L5
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Intersection Kimberly Dr and Kennedy St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS) ; Fundraising