January 1, 2018

​From January 1 - March 31, RISE is collecting donations through the fundraising parking meters located at different locations around the downtown Parry Sound area. All funds raised through the parking meters will be used by RISE to help support the services, prog...

December 26, 2017

Wishing all of the community and our consumers, members, directors, supporters, and Coffee Break sponsors a very Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays from all of us at RISE!

December 6, 2017

If you haven't already heard about StopGap Parry Sound, by spring you'll definitely be curious about the brightly coloured ramps around downtown!

So what is StopGap? It's a foundation that strives to bring people together in creating accessible and inclusive communities...

December 3, 2017

2017 Theme:

"Transformation towards sustainable and resilient society for all."

International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) is an annual observance, proclaimed in 1992 by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 47/3. It aims to:

  • Promote the rights & w...

October 27, 2017

If you missed the event but are interested in picking up some of the techniques we learned, check out this 20-minute video with some highlights of the class!

Share this with all your creative friends & be sure to Like us on Facebook to stay up-to-date with future events...

June 6, 2017

RISE celebrates the Grand Opening of it's new office location and the 30th Independent Living Across Canada Day!

June 6, 2017

“Over time, we have become pillars of the arts and culture community in Port Carling in Muskoka. It keeps us very busy. We have a gallery attached to our home, and we run artist-in-the-school programs, give lessons and do other cultural programming. Our lives were turn...

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70 Isabella Street, Unit 116

Parry Sound, ON P2A 1M6

Phone: 705-746-6996

Toll Free: 1-800-634-6828

Fax: 705-746-2323


Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed


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