Community Living Dryden Sioux Lookout

Site: Dryden

Service: Host Family Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides opportunities for individuals to become an integral part of a family within the community 
  • Recruits and screens families willing to welcome an adult into their home as part of their family, and who will promote and provide a safe and secure place to live, a high quality of life, and support and community inclusion 
  • Matches the individual to the host family with consideration to mutual interest and living preferences 
  • Allows for a pre-placement process for both parties to get accustomed to the situation which can take from three to 12 months 
  • Maintains ongoing contact, home visits, case management and supervision after placement
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Support Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Dryden ; Hudson ; Sioux Lookout
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) (1-855-376-6673)
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-3364
Crisis Phone Dryden 807-216-9773  
Sioux Lookout 807-737-0471
Fax 807-223-5784
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Tuesday Laderoute, Manager of Services, Dryden; Phone: 807-223-3364 ext 4328; Email:
Alternate Contact Kendall Miller, Manager of Services-Host Family Home Program; Email:
Located In Community Dryden
Address 280 Arthur St
Dryden, ON P8N 1K8
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1968
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)