for all


working with you for best results


in quality care


your path, your decisions


those with long term health care needs

For over 30 years our non-profit community based organization has been providing accessible housing, support services and seniors programs across the districts of Parry Sound and Muskoka in communities as far north as Port Loring and as far south as Honey Harbour and Gravenhurst.

Mission Statement

THE FRIENDS provide Housing, Attendant Services, Outreach, Respite, Adult Day Away and other programs in the Districts of Muskoka and Parry Sound for persons requiring long term health care services, in order to promote optimal health, independence, quality of life and participation in community life.

General Program Application
Housing Application
PATH ReferralForm

Join Our Contest


Do you love to read? Are you an aspiring author?
If either of the above description applies to you, please read on!

In partnership with the Penguin Random House Canada, one of the most successful and well known publishing houses in the world, The Friends is launching its first ever search for the most promising new, unpublished authors.

Penguin Random House Canada

Winning will not get you published, however, it will get you to the attention of Penguin Random House Canada editors who will not only read the winning submissions, but provide a page of helpful feedback. In addition, your submission will be read by many, many community readers who will provide you with their perspective on your work. Best yet, your contribution (reading fee) will help a community agency deliver more and better services to its community. A win win for all concerned. We are looking for unpublished books in the following categories: