Bethesda, Hamilton Regional Programs
Residential Services

Due to the COVID-19 virus, Bethesda is experiencing closures and cancellations. Please contact for more details.

Provides housing options and respite care to adults with a developmental disability. Also offers day services and recreation and leisure programs as well as chaplaincy and bereavement support for those in the residential services.

Group Home Living Adults with developmental disabilities receive 24-hour support in a residence with a small group of peers

Intensive Residential Services Provides a smaller accomodation with intensive staffing and other individualized supports

Familyhome Program Family setting environment for adults with special needs who wish to live in the community

Supported Independent Living Provides supports for adults with special needs who wish to live in the community, independent of family members or a caregiver

Respite Services Provides weekend respite in a home setting in Vineland

activities includes crafts, games, picnics, musics, and bowling

3280 Schmon Pkwy
Thorold, ON
L2V 4Y6
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Phone: Toll Free: DSO: 1-877-376-4674


Age 18 years and older; Adults with a developmental disability


Contact Developmental Services Ontario for referral




Fully Accessible


English; French - Reception

Primary Contact Person

Shelley Mercer, Director, Adult Residential Services

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of); Haldimand County; Niagara Region; Brant County; Norfolk County; Six Nations / New Credit

Agency Type

Non Profit;Registered Charity