Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

Dunara is a recovery oriented, community centered agency that helps to foster independent living and quality of life through short-term/long-term residential/crisis and community programs for individuals experiencing mental health issues.


We offer flexible support by meeting individuals where they are on their own recovery journey.  We build cooperative efforts with community partners to ensure quality support for individuals.  We provide our Partnering Agencies a safe place for people with increasingly complex needs within our community.  We are committed to utilizing a team approach that includes a philosophy of respect, dignity, and individuality of the people we care for.

What we value

  • Empowerment
  • Self-worth
  • Quality of life for all individuals
  • Partnerships, collaborations, integration within our community
  • A healthy and dynamic workplace
  • Positive, healthy relationships that encourage growth in the recovery of the individual
  • A safe home where respect is maintained for person and property

Programs and Groups

Dunara Homes for Recovery offers a variety of programs and groups including:

  • Residential Program

  • Supportive Housing

  • Dunara Support Group

  • Friday Music Group

About Our Programs

Dunara Homes’ Story



As part of a recovery oriented mental health system we value holistic wellness. As such we work to define recovery values and principles in context on an ongoing basis.

We value autonomy, individual responsibility, engagement in the community, empowerment, hope, self determination, the elimination of stigma, and the opportunity for meaningful choice.

About Recovery

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Dunara is a registered charity.
Our charity number is
108195900 RR0001
We accept payments through Pay Pal (click the image above), CanadaHelps.org, or by personal cheque. Cheques can be made payable to Dunara Homes For Recovery Inc. Income tax receipts will be provided.

Contact Us

For more information about Dunara’s programs and referrals please contact Yoland Webster, Program Manager at [email protected] or 519-836-2332 ext. 101.

And for general inquiries please contact our Executive Director, Yvonne Bowes at [email protected] or 519-836-2332 ext. 107.

Locate Us

Parking (limited) is available in the back.
Please follow the walkway to the south entrance.
Additional parking is available on Dean Street.