Our vision: Healthy, Sustainable Communities
Our Mission: proactively enabling inclusive, healthy, and prosperous communities within the District of Nipissing through a focus on prevention, innovation, and accessible quality human services.
We help people to put an affordable roof over their heads, we make sure an ambulance takes you to the hospital when needed, we help residents find affordable childcare so that they can go to work to support their family, and we’re there when a little support can make a world of difference during a rough patch in life.
In 2021, 1517 children in the Nipissing District received subsidized child care.
DNSSAB supports 23 different non-profit housing providers offering a total of 2226 units.
In 2021, Ontario Works assisted 2637 individuals & families on average each month.
Last year, Nipissing District Paramedics responded to 20,721 calls.
The District of Nipissing has a population of approximately 85,000 people covering 17,000 square kilometers. This includes 11 municipalities, two First Nations and two unorganized areas; Nipissing North and Nipissing South.