Referral Services for persons with intellectual disabilities:

Contact Niagara

Developmental Services Ontario


Government Funding provided by:

The Ministry of Community & Social Services

Niagara Family Network


Niagara Family Network

The Family Network consists of families helping other families, to support adults with an intellectual disability to live fulfilling lives in their community.  The network helps to empower families to secure a future for their loved one and to raise awareness for the critical need for action and support.  The Network is currently looking at residential options and day programming for their sons and daughters.

If you would like to learn more about the Niagara Family Network or would like to receive information, please contact Lyn Bourret at or


Motto:  Families helping Families

Vision:  Supporting adults with intellectual disabilities and their families to live fulfilling lives in their community.

Mission:  -Empowering Families to secure a future

                -Raising awareness of the critical need for action and support

Beliefs:  We believe that each individual with an intellectual disability:

We believe that Society has much to learn from an individual with an intellectual disability!