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Alternate Name Aging in Place ; CV19 ; OCR ; OWCS ; Snow Go Assist program
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1137 Wellington St W
Ottawa, ON K1Y 2Y8
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Intersection Parkdale Ave and Wellington St W
Mailing Address c/o Jennifer Lalonde 
1137 Wellington St W 
Ottawa, ON K1Y 2Y8
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (11 Jun 2020): This organisation's programs are being affected by COVID-19 * in-homes services are still running, call 613-728-6016 for more information * grocery box delivery available for seniors without access to groceries - call 613-728-6016 or email

Access to community support * other programs are available, see separate records for information

* Personal care/respite care/homemaking by trained Home Support and Personal Support Workers

* Assisted living services

* Adult Day Program: transportation available as resources permit

* Snow Go Program: low-income seniors and people with disabilities can apply to receive financial assistance

* Wheels to Meals / Congregate Dining: luncheon program * includes hot meal and social activities * monthly outing, transportation available as resources permit

* Aging in Place: specific Ottawa Community Housing Buildings
Hours COVID-19 Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries North-South: Ottawa River Parkway to Baseline Rd 
East-West: Preston St to Woodroffe Ave 
Adult Day Program and Foot Care: City of Ottawa 
Personal Care/Respite Care: Parkdale Ave to the west end border of Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up Seniors 55 years and older, and persons with physical disabilities who wish to maintain in their own homes or apartments and live in the area served * Adult Day Program and Foot Care is open to all City of Ottawa residents * Respite, Personal Support and Homemaking programs have an extended catchment area

Snow Go Assist program : 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 Call for more information or to apply

Snow Go Assist program: Participants must provide proof of active enrollment 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

Languages English ; French ; Other languages as resources permit.
Fees Service - Some services have fees associated to them.
Service Categories Adult In Home Respite Care ; Escort Programs ~ Older Adults ; Home/Community Care Financing Programs ~ Older Adults ; Home/Community Care Financing Programs ~ People With Disabilities ; Residential Snow Shovelling ~ Older Adults ; Residential Snow Shovelling ~ Physical Disabilities ; Senior Meals
Waiting List Short waiting list for some programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-728-6016
Fax 613-728-3718
Primary Contact Amy Bevilacqua, Senior Manager, Client Services; Phone: 613-728-6016 ext 263; Email:
Alternate Contact Alice Hutton, Senior Manager, In Home Support Services; Phone: 613-728-6016 ext 272; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Catie Newans, Volunteer Services Coordinator; Phone: 613-728-6016 ext 234; Email:
Primary Executive Jennifer Lalonde, Executive Director; Phone: 613-728-6016 ext 236; Email:
Other Details
Established 1977
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 890626104 RR0001 ; Fees
Elections The Board of Directors is appointed. Board members are nominated by community churches.
Print Material Pamphlets * Newsletter
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Member of the Ontario Community Support Association

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