The Glebe Centre

Site: Ottawa - Bank St

Service: Snow Go Assist Program

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Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
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 occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Matching service for seniors and people with disabilities looking to hire a contractor to clear snow from private driveways and walkways * eligible low-income seniors and people with disabilities may also apply to receive financial assistance to pay for a portion of their snow removal costs through this program
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Queensway (north) to Hunt Club Rd (South) * Fisher Ave (East) to Bank St (along Rideau River) (West)
Eligibility 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 Participants must provide proof of active enrolment 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 
 
For more information on the Snow Go program, visit this link: ottawa.ca/en/social_com/seniors/snow_go
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Home/Community Care Financing Programs ~ Older Adults ; Home/Community Care Financing Programs ~ People With Disabilities ; Residential Snow Shovelling ~ Older Adults ; Residential Snow Shovelling ~ People With Disabilities
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-230-5730
Fax 613-238-0889
E-Mail kobrien@glebecentre.ca
Website www.glebecentre.ca
Primary Contact Kirsten O'Brien, Program Facilitator; Email: kirsteno@rogers.com
Alternate Contact Jane Stallabrass, Program Facilitator; Email: outreachservices@glebecentre.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Lonelle Butler, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-238-2727 ext 353
Primary Executive Lawrence Grant, Executive Director; Phone: 613-238-2727 ext 303
Alternate Executive Karen Anne Blakely, Director of Community Programs; Email: kablakely@glebecentre.ca
Other Details
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 105215024 RR0001
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