Supportive Housing & Living

Supportive housing provides Attendant Services on-site. In Kenora services are provided 24 hours a day located at Henesy Terrace. Henesy Terrace offers wheelchair accessible, rent-geared-to-income housing for persons with physical disabilities in association with the Kenora Municipal Nonprofit Housing Corporation. The building offers 13 apartments of which five have two bedrooms. Each apartment is equipped with an emergency response pendant that is monitored by the on-site staff. Staff work out of a small office which is
located beside the main door.

In Fort Frances, Attendant Services are currently provided on-site 8 hours a day, 7 days a week at lady Frances. Lady Frances offers 1 barrier free apartment with 8 remaining units (soon to be renovated), rent-geared-to-income, in partnership with the Rainy River District Social Services Administration Board (RRDSSAB).

Support service plans are developed with each individual and schedules are set up
according to their plan. Assistance with all activities of daily living can be requested
depending on the level of support required. Services are listed under the tab for “Support Services”.

Intereste individuals can apply for housing and support services by contacting:

Northwestern Independent Living Services Inc.
P.O Box 199, 916 Ottawa Street
Keewatin, ON
P0X 1C0
Phone: (807) 547-3486
Fax: (807) 547-3551
Toll Free (888) 939-0993

Kenora Municipal Non-Profit Housing Corp
Suite A – 450 Laurenson Lane
Kenora, ON P9N 4C9
Phone: (807) 468-3595
Fax: (807) 468-5300
Toll Free: (888) 463-3595

Rainy River District Social Services Administration Board
450 Scott Street
Fort Frances, ON P9A 1G7
Phone: (807) 274-5349
Fax: (807) 274-2400
Toll Free: (800) 265-5349