NOTICE - RISE’s response to COVID-19:
To safeguard staff and consumers of RISE, effective March 17, 2020, all RISE face-face events and drop-in services are cancelled. RISE staff will be working remotely to maintain our program provision. Staff have access to emails and voicemails, so please feel free to reach out through these means and staff will respond as quickly as possible.
Stay informed with COVID-19 Resources for Consumers.
RISE: Resource Centre for Independent Living (RISE) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization serving the Districts of Parry Sound, Muskoka, and Nipissing for over 20 years. RISE is dedicated to assisting disabled individuals and their families by providing research, information, support, and empowerment designed to facilitate greater independence.
As a fully accredited member of Independent Living Canada, RISE is one of 25 centres existing to promote the full participation of persons with disabilities as members of an accessible and inclusive society.
For information about our programs and services follow the links and join us on Facebook for up-to-date information about the centre and our activities.
A BETTER COMMUNITY
Generous donations from our community partners and the help of dedicated volunteers allows us to meet the needs of our consumers through various consumer-directed services and programs.