Lanark. County Administration

Site: County of Lanark Administration Building

Service: Ontario Renovates Program - Social Housing

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Contact Information
Public Comments Applications are only accepted during a certain time of the year, contact the organization to inquire on the application process.
Office Phone 613-267-4200 ext 2402
Toll Free Phone 1-888-952-6275
Fax 613-283-6045
Primary Contact Emily Hollington, Director of Social Services; Phone: 613-267-4200 ext 2101
Alternate Contact Sandy Grey, Social Housing Manager; Phone: 613-267-4200 ext 2401; Email:
Address & Map
52 Abbott St N
Smiths Falls, ON K7A 1W3
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Program for low and modest income households that provides funding for major repairs and rehabilitation required to make a house safe and housing modifications to increase accessibility. 
Home Repair to assist low to moderate income home owner households: Repair their home to bring to acceptable standards while improving the energy-efficiency of the unit. * Increase accessibility of their unit through modifications and adaptations. 
Major repairs and rehabilitation required to make a house safe while improving energy efficiency including: 
* heating systems 
* chimneys 
* doors and windows 
* foundations 
* roofs, walls, floors and ceilings 
* vents, louvers 
* electrical systems 
* plumbing 
* septic systems, well water and well drilling 
Modifications to increase accessibility related to housing and reasonably related to the occupant's disability including: 
* ramps 
* handrails 
* chair and bath lifts 
* height adjustments to counter tops 
* cues for doorbells/fire alarms
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Lanark County
Eligibility Eligible households must: 
* Have a household income at or below the recommended Household Income Limits. 
* Own a home that is their sole and principal residence with a market value at or below the average Multiple Listing Service MLS® resale price ($314,644). 
Target client groups include but are not limited to: 
* seniors 
* persons with disabilities 
* victims of family violence 
* aboriginal people living off-reserve 
* low to moderate income singles and families 
* residents of remote communities
Application Call to apply
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing
Print Material Brochure
Date Updated 05 Dec 2018
Service Categories Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Services ; Home Barrier Removal Grants ; Home Rehabilitation Programs ; Housing Development

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