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Lanark. County Administration

Site: County of Lanark Administration Building

Service: Ontario Renovates Program - Social Housing

Alternate Name OCR
Public Comments Applications are only accepted during a certain time of the year, contact the organization to inquire on the application process.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Smiths Falls
Address & Map
52 Abbott St N
Smiths Falls, ON K7A 1W3
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Intersection Abbott St and Lombard St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and 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
Service Categories Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Services ; Home Barrier Removal Grants ; Home Rehabilitation Programs ; Housing Development
Waiting List Varies
Contact Information
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:
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing
Print Material Brochure
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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