Description & Services
Public Comments An application for planning purposes is available for youth under the age of 18 years
Description (Service)
  • Provides support to youth with developmental disabilities to create a transitional plan for life after graduating from high school 
  • Assists families to identify and access resources through transitional planning is school partnership and into community life 
  • Assists with applications and interviews such as Developmental Services Ontario (DSO) housing, passport, Ontario Disability Support Pension and access to adult services, Clinical/Surrey Place 
  • Offers resource planning for accessing further education, employment, training opportunities and community resources
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Resource Centre Mon-Fri 11 am-5 pm
Areas Served Rainy River District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Young adults and their families
Application Contact the office for resource planning information and access with Transitional Services
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-5556
Fax 807-274-5009
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Primary Contact Allene Perusse, Supervisor, Intake and Transitional Services; Phone: 807-274-5556 ext 217; Email:
Primary Executive Alanna Barr, Executive Director; Phone: 807-274-5556 ext 211; Email:
Alternate Executive Laureen Vandetti, Manager; Phone: 807-274-5556 ext 215; 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 Community and Social Services (MCSS)