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Helping families and everyone in them.

Helping families and everyone in them


Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca is an accredited organization dedicated to improving the life experiences of families, children, youth, and adults with a developmental disability, who need support and guidance.

Through our services in mental health, autism, developmental disabilities, and the pre-natal to six years, Hands serves more than 12,000 families across Parry Sound, Nipissing, Muskoka, North Bay and Northern Ontario.

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and require support, please call our 24/7 child and youth crisis line answering service at 1.844.287.9072

Families are the critical builder and foundation of each of us.

Families are the critical builder and foundation

We work with families by strengthening this core support system for the individual who requires help.

As families remain our core support system throughout our lives, it is important that the family becomes strong and united.

Providing professional supports, resources skill development and treatment is a fundamental function or our organization.

“Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.”

Jane Howard

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