Domiciliary Hostels

The Domiciliary Hostel Programme supports eligible tenants of Retirement Homes and of Wyndham House Youth Homes that require assistance with daily living.  Support services include 24 hour supervision, medication administration, life skills and community integration.

The County of Wellington provides subsidy to financially eligible tenants through formal service agreements and monitors compliance through the County of Wellington Domiciliary Hostel Standards.The Special Services Caseworker will meet with any tenants applying for financial support in order to determine initial and ongoing eligibility.

The County of Wellington currently has formal service agreements with the following Domiciliary Hostels located in the City of Guelph and throughout Wellington County:


 Home Name



 Contact Information

Birmingham Retirement Community SeniorsMount Forest T 519.323.4019
Caressant Care ArthurSeniorsArthur T 519.848.3795
Caressant Care FergusSeniorsFergus T 519.843.2400
Caressant Care HarristonSeniorsHarriston T 519.338.3700
College Place Retirement ResidenceSeniorsGuelph T 519.822.0090
Countryview Retirement ResidenceSeniorsListowel T 519.291.5027
Heritage HouseSeniorsGuelph T 519.822.2006
Hillsburgh Rest HomeSeniorsHillsburgh T 519.855.4556
Norfolk Manor Inc.SeniorsGuelph T 519.837.1100
Royal TerraceSeniorsPalmerston T 519.343.2611
Stone Lodge Retirement HomeSeniorsGuelph T 519.767.0880
Wyndham House Residential YouthGuelph T 519.822.4400