Almaguin Highlands Community Living

Site: Sundridge

Description (Service) Assists people with intellectual disabilities. 
Programs include residential and community participation supports: 
* Two group homes in Powassan. 
* Supported Independent Living Program provides regular support to individuals living on their own  
* Community Work Experience provides employment supports and guidance including job training, job placement and assessment * individuals supported by Almaguin Highlands may be hired to do basic property maintenance such as grass cutting, raking and simple gardening, or snow shovelling 
* Living Skillsprovides assistance in the areas of personal management, social development, household management, basic academic skills, service and community awareness 
* Recreation and Leisure helps individuals access recreational and leisure opportunities  
* Family Support Services Program provides assistance to families with a child under age 18 who has intellectual disabilities * information on developmental delays, community resources, support counselling, government programs * referral to appropriate resources * assistance with applications and advocacy * financial assistance  
* Respite Program for adults and children 
* Family Home for adults and children 
* Transitions assist youth and young adults with an intellectual disability in transitioning from school to life and as adults in the community
Service Details
Hours Residences: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Callander ; Emsdale ; Magnetawan ; Parry Sound - East ; Powassan ; Sundridge
Eligibility People with an intellectual disability * psychological assessment is required
Application Adults must apply through Developmental Services Ontario, call 1-855-376-6376 or e-mail: * after psychological assessment is performed, application is completed and assessment conducted to determine level of support
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Sundridge
Address & Map
10416 Hwy. 124
Sundridge, ON P0A 1Z0
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Intersection Hwy 124 and Paget St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-384-5384
Toll Free Phone 1-888-293-2425
Fax 705-384-7695
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Primary Contact Val Peters, Admin Assistant; Phone: ext 21
Alternate Contact Linda Sarginson, Community & Staff Development Supervisor; Phone: ext 32
Primary Executive Tammy Raney, Manager of Quality Assurance and Human Resources
Alternate Executive Kerry Carnevale, Executive Director
Mailing Address PO Box 370 
Sundridge, ON P0A 1Z0