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Salvation Army (The)

Site: Ottawa - 171 George St

Service: Moneywise Program

Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
Ottawa Booth Centre
171 George St
Ottawa, ON K1N 5W5
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Intersection Rideau St and Waller St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (20 March 2020): service currently available by appointment only 
Money management program * help in gaining stability in housing and financial affairs through trusteeship, and support * program works with the recipients of social benefits, pensions and/or wages in order to manage money and decrease the risk of homelessness 
* budgeting 
* coaching 
* advocacy 
* debt management 
* financial services 
* housing loss prevention
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-11:30 am, 12:30 pm-3:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Individuals and families:  
* with a history of homelessness or unstable housing 
* who frequently lack funds to meet basic needs 
* in constant state of mismanagement with bills 
* who regularly lose their funds due to substance abuse, mental health and/or victimization 
* who lack the basic skills to manage their income
Application Referrals accepted from community support workers and social service benefit providers * walk in to apply
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Debt Management ; Personal Financial Counselling
Waiting List Yes, length varies according to program
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-241-1573
Fax 613-241-6547
Primary Contact Tony Brushett, Assistant Executive Director; Phone: 613-241-1573 ext 401
Alternate Contact Diana Javier, Community and Family Services Supervisor; Phone: 613-241-1573 ext 409
Other Details
Funding City / Town ; Provincial ; City of Ottawa Housing Branch through the Provincial Homelessness Initiatives Prevention Funding
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