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The Glebe Centre

Site: Ottawa - Bank St

Service: Snow Go Assist Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-230-5730
Fax 613-238-0889
E-Mail kobrien@glebecentre.ca
Website www.glebecentre.ca
Primary Contact Kirsten O'Brien, Program Facilitator; Email: kirsteno@rogers.com
Alternate Contact Jane Stallabrass, Program Facilitator; Email: outreachservices@glebecentre.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Lonelle Butler, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-238-2727 ext 353
Primary Executive Lawrence Grant, Executive Director; Phone: 613-238-2727 ext 303
Alternate Executive Karen Anne Blakely, Director of Community Programs; Email: kablakely@glebecentre.ca
Address & Map
950 Bank St
Ottawa, ON K1S 5G6
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Matching service for seniors and people with disabilities looking to hire a contractor to clear snow from private driveways and walkways * eligible low-income seniors and people with disabilities may also apply to receive financial assistance to pay for a portion of their snow removal costs through this program
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Queensway (north) to Hunt Club Rd (South) * Fisher Ave (East) to Bank St (along Rideau River) (West)
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
 
Seniors and persons with disabilities, must be for the purpose of ensuring mobility * must be physically unable to clear snow from their private driveway and/or walkway due to their own disability * must lack resources (people and/or financial) to arrange for clearing of snow from their private driveway and/or walkway
Application Participants must provide proof of active enrolment in one or more of the following programs to prove that they meet the program objectives: 
 
* GIS (Guaranteed Income Supplement) 
* ODSP (Ontario Disability Support Program) 
* Canada Pension Plan Disability Benefit 
* Ontario Works plus proof of disability and/or senior (60 years and older) 
* Essential Health and Social Supports plus proof of disability and/or senior (60 years and older) 
* Home Help plus proof of disability and/or senior (60 years and older) 
* Low income senior or person with a disability (proof may be required) 
* Special Circumstances may be considered 
 
For more information on the Snow Go program, visit: this link.
Languages English
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 105215024 RR0001
Date Updated 17 Jan 2020
Subjects
Service Categories Home/Community Care Financing Programs ~ Older Adults ; Home/Community Care Financing Programs ~ People With Disabilities ; Residential Snow Shovelling ~ Older Adults ; Residential Snow Shovelling ~ People With Disabilities

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