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Site: Ottawa

Service: Home Winterproofing Program

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
326 Somerset St W
Ottawa, ON K2P 0J9
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Intersection Somerset St and O'Connor St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Unknown
Parking Street parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) In cooperation with local utility companies, offers free programs to qualified low-income customers guaranteed to reduce a utility bill by decreasing natural gas or electricity usage 
Program designed to make a customer’s home more energy efficient and reduce energy bills * providing insulation and air sealing at no cost, and with voluntary participation 
Lowers energy bills by improving the efficiency of the home, lowering energy use by up to 30% * increases comfort by retaining a comfortable temperature while reducing monthly energy costs 
The program is offered throughout the Enbridge Gas Distribution delivery area
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Admaston/Bromley ; Alfred and Plantagenet ; Arnprior ; Athens ; Beckwith ; Brockville ; Carleton Place ; Casselman ; Champlain ; Clarence-Rockland ; Deep River ; Drummond/North Elmsley ; Elizabethtown-Kitley ; Hawkesbury ; Horton ; Laurentian Hills ; Laurentian Valley ; Leeds and the Thousand Islands ; McNab-Braeside ; Merrickville-Wolford ; Mississippi Mills ; North Glengarry ; North Grenville ; North Stormont ; Ottawa (City of) ; Pembroke ; Perth ; Rideau Lakes ; Russell ; Smiths Falls ; South Glengarry ; Tay Valley ; The Nation ; Whitewater
Eligibility Eligible individuals must: 
* live in Enbridge Gas Distribution’s franchise area 
* own or rent from a private landlord a detached, semi-detached house, or row house built before the year 1975 
* have a valid Enbridge Gas account number and pay his/her own natural gas bill 
* have a home that is heated by natural gas 
* submit an application before December 31, 2019 
Customer’s household income (before tax income of all household members 18 years or older) must not be more than the following amounts: 
* One person $32,843 
* Two people $40,886 
* Three people $50,266 
* Four people $61,028 
* Five people $69,217 
* Six people $78,065 
* Seven or more people $86,914 
Participate in one of the following government assistance programs: Ontario Works, Guaranteed Income Supplement, Ontario Disability Support Program, Allowance for Seniors, Allowance for Survivors, National Child Benefit Supplement, Electric Utility HAP Program, Healthy Smiles Ontario Child Dental Program or Ontario Electrical Support Program 
Customers must submit proof of eligibility with their application * proof of eligibility includes a copy of their most recent income tax assessment or a copy of their benefit statement, and a valid Enbridge Gas account number
Application Call for more information or visit the website for the three-step process * applications are accepted until December 31, 2017
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Energy/Water Conservation Improvements ; Home Rehabilitation Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-656-0100 ext 1
Toll Free Phone 1-877-580-2582
Fax 613-562-3361
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Melanie Johnston, Director, Energy Programs
Alternate Contact Hannah Doyle, Office Coordinator; Phone: 613-656-0100 ext 128; Email:
Other Details
Established 1998
Funding Grants ; Fees ; Foundation - utility programs
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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