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The Glebe Centre

Site: Ottawa - Bank St

Service: Community Services at Abbotsford House

Alternate Name Glebe Centre Incorporated ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Abbotsford House
950 Bank St
Ottawa, ON K1S 5G6
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Intersection Bank St and Queen Elizabeth Dr
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking on the streets behind building * limited parking in lot on Bank St
Description and Services
Description (Service) Long-term care facility and community support services: 
* fitness classes 
* educational opportunities 
* craft courses 
* guest speakers 
* social events 
* foot care clinic 
* drives to medical appointments 
* friendly visiting 
* referrals to screened, insured workers for help around the house 
* telephone reassurance calls 
* day programs: for those in the early to middle stages of Alzheimer's Disease and one for the physically frail
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Alzheimer's Day Program Tue-Fri 9:30 am-3 pm * Foot Care Clinic Tue by appointment only * Luncheon Club Tue, Fri 11 am-1 pm * visit website for course schedule
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
Seniors 55 years and over and adults with disabilities. Day program participants are assessed.
Application Membership encouraged * call for services for the Alzheimer's Day Program or contact the Champlain Local Health Integration Network at 613-745-5525
Languages English
Fees Membership - $45 per year ; Service - Alzheimer's Day Program: $35 per day; transportation $12 * Luncheon club $7; transportation to luncheon club $7 * Medical transportation $12, $17, or $25 round trip depending on distance * vary for courses (2019) ; None - friendly visiting
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Dementia ; Adult Day Programs ~ Older Adults ; Adult Out of Home Respite Care ; Arts and Crafts Instruction ~ Older Adults ; Physical Fitness ~ Older Adults ; Podiatry/Foot Care ~ Older Adults
Waiting List Yes, for day programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-230-5730
After Hours Phone Voicemail
Fax 613-238-0889
Primary Contact Karen Anne Blakely, Director of Community Programs; Phone: 613-230-5730 ext 322; Email:
Alternate Contact Pat Goyeche, Coordinator of Community Programs; Phone: 613-239-5739 ext 326; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Lonelle Butler, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-238-2727 ext 353; Email:
Primary Executive Lawrence Grant, Executive Director; Phone: 613-230-5730 ext 303; Email:
Other Details
Established 1975
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ontario Seniors Secretariat * Local Health Integration Network ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 105215024 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets * brochures
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities

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