Community Living Dryden Sioux Lookout

Site: Dryden

Service: Administration and Finance

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Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides programs, services and supports for adults with an intellectual and/or developmental disability
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides programs, services and supports for adults with an intellectual and/or developmental disability 
  • Provides education, information and resources on various mental health and developmental disability issues
Administers the following programs: 
  • Clinical Services (Video conferencing) 
  • Community Inclusion Hub 
  • Employment Services 
  • Host Family Program 
  • Healthy Generations (Sioux Lookout only) 
  • Residential Services  
  • Supported Independent Living
Person Directed Planning (PDP)  
  • Identifies what individuals needs and wants are in relation to life in general (assistance from family requested)  
  • Identifies individual's personal, educational, vocational, medical, and safety support needs in relation to wants  
  • Connects and supports individuals in accessing resources to meet identified needs and wants of the individual
Transitions Program  
  • Provides support to youth with developmental disabilities to create a life plan for the transition to life after graduating from high school 
  • Assists with various applications such as housing, passport, special services and Ontario Disability Support Pension 
  • Offers guidance for accessing further education, employment and training opportunities and community resources 
  • Advocates on behalf of the family and individual
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Dryden ; Sioux Lookout
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals with an intellectual and/or developmental disability
Transitions Program
Individuals graduating from high school; support can begin anytime during school years
Application Apply through Developmental Services Ontario (DSO) (1-855-376-6673)
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual fee required for general membership ; None - For services
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-3364
Crisis Phone Dryden 807-216-9773 
Sioux Lookout 807-737-0471
Fax 807-223-5784
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Primary Contact Liz Gagné, Administrative Assistant and Reception, Dryden; Email:
Alternate Contact Colleen Haskins, Administrative Assistant and Reception, Sioux Lookout; Email:
Primary Executive Sherry Baum, Executive Director; Phone: 807-223-3364 ext 4324; Email:
Alternate Executive Shauna Spalding, Director of Finance; Phone: 807-223-3364 ext 4334; Email:
Located In Community Dryden
Address 280 Arthur St
Dryden, ON P8N 1K8
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Intersection Arthur St and Rourke Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1968
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)
Elections Annual General Meeting: Oct