Our Programs

We offer year-round programs that provide comprehensive and all-inclusive curriculums to teach the necessary skills to each client. Our client’s quality of life is the central focus in all of programs.

Residential Services

Our residential services are provided to individuals who cannot live at home or independently. We pride ourselves in offering exceptional full-time care and treatment programs to enhance our client’s quality of life. Clients who are enrolled in the residential services program benefit from all the following:
Residential Services

  • Separate living space
  • Meals & Snacks
  • Fitness Programs
  • Community Outings
  • Life Skills Program
  • Behavioural Programs

Respite Services

Many individuals in Ontario are provided with funding for respite care each month. Some families are in need of respite for short-terms or in emergency situations. At Muskoka Residential Centre, we work with families and agencies to design appropriate respite programs for clients in need. Our respite clients benefit from the same benefits and programs as our residential clients.

Crisis Support Services

On August 24, 2016, Paul Dubé, Ombudsman of Ontario highlighted the need for service agencies to responds to crisis situations for individuals with developmental disabilities. Muskoka Residential Centre is pleased to be an agency that is equipped to respond to various crisis situations. Our staff and consultants are trained to provide the best care to individuals who require full-time supervision in a safe environment.

Caregiver Training

To help clients be successful in their homes and with their families, we offer training to caregivers to help them maintain the skills learnt at our center. Caregiver training is available to all of our clients’ registered in any program and any other interested families.

Day Program & Vocational Skills Training

Our day program is designed and overseen by accredited behaviour analysts and offers various programs to teach life skills to our clients. All of our programs are individualized for each client to help them live meaningful lives within their community. We teach functional abilities across various areas, including:

Job Preparation & Maintenance Street and Personal Safety Money Management
Household Management Cooking & Nutrition Skills Personal Care & Hygiene
Social Skills Accessing & Using Community Services Development of recreation and leisure pursuits

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