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Contact Information
Alternate Name Hopewell Childrens Homes
Office Phone 519-836-9641
Fax 519-836-8830
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Primary Contact Kim Rodrigues, Executive Director; Phone: 519-836-9641 ext 224; Email:
Alternate Contact Jessie Wilson, Human Resource Coordinator; Email:
Located In Community Ariss
Address & Map
5651 Wellington Rd 86, RR 1
Ariss, ON N0B 1B0
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Total care residence and home for children and adults with severe developmental and physical disabilities.
Description (Service) Long-term care for medically fragile individuals. 
* respite program to support families in the community  
* family-like atmosphere with individualized programs  
* consistent occupational and physical therapy / medical care  
* education geared to individual's potential  
* Ariss program consists of 10-bed children's facility, 12-bed adult facility, 1 bed used for respite 
**Also operates Stephanie Home, Ooster House, Playsense Activity Centre, Wilton Place, and Clarence Place
Hours Care Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Guelph ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Children, youth and adults who are severely developmentally challenged and require total care in all areas of daily living
Application Contact Access Information and Referral for Developmental Services (AIR) 519-824-4015 for children younger than 18 years of age; Developmental Services of Ontario (DSO) 519-821-5716 or 1-888-941-1121 for adults
Languages English
Fees Service
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1983
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services, Ministry of Child and Youth Services ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees
Service Categories Nursing Facilities ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Respite Care