Community Living Fort Frances and District

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Service: Technology and Clinical Access Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides a range of supports through the use of technology
Clinical Supports
Coordinates with Surrey Place Centre in Toronto through the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN) to provide various clinical supports from a team consisting of a psychiatrist, a psychiatric nurse, psychologist, behaviour therapists, a speech language pathologist and an occupational therapist 
  • Provides education, information, diagnoses, advice and referrals for medical issues 
  • Delivers the supports through video conferencing
Resource Library and Training 
  • Provides educational training seminars to caregivers, family members, health professionals and the general public about mental health, developmental disabilities and related topics through video conferencing 
  • Accepts name and email address of individuals wanting to receive monthly list of upcoming training seminars by email 
  • Provides a resource library of books, DVD's and videos on related topics including Developmental Disabilities, Mental Health and Dual Diagnosis
Xperiential Program 
  • Coordinates various activities for service users via technology 
  • Services may include but are not limited to education and literacy, leisure, life skills, music therapy, physical therapy, stretching and relaxation, and vocational skills
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Rainy River District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals with an intellectual and/or developmental disability
Clinical Supports
Available to individual, family members and professionals
Resource Library and Training
Open to everyone
Application Clinical Supports and Resource Library and Training
Arrangements must be booked in advance with access coordinator
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-5556
Fax 807-274-5009
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Robyn Dennis, Clinical Access Coordinator; Phone: 807-274-5556 ext 232; Email:
Alternate Contact Alanna Barr, Executive Director; Phone: 807-274-5556 ext 211; Email:
Site Location Next door to The Bargain Shop
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 340 Scott St
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M5
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Intersection Scott St and Portage Ave
Mailing Address Box 147 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)