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Cochrane District Social Services Administration Board

Ontario Renovates Program


Description
  • Assists homeowners with repairs, including accessibility, health and safety issues, and energy efficiency in the form of an interest-free forgivable loan
  • Assists homeowners to create a new affordable rental unit in an existing single family home
  • Assists landlords of eligible affordable rental housing to rehabilitate units that require essential repairs and/or modify units to increase accessibility
Eligible repairs may include:
  • Structural
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Heating
  • Roofs, walls, floors, and ceilings
  • Doors and windows
  • Vents, louvers
  • Fire safety
  • Septic systems and well water
  • Improved accessibility such as ramps, handrails, chair and bath lifts, height adjustment for countertops and cues for doorbells/fire alarms
  • Safety-related features that help seniors stay in their home
  • Creation of self-contained secondary suites for affordable rental purposes
  • Creation of garden suites for seniors and/or persons with disabilities
Eligibility
  • Low to moderate income homeowners
  • The house must be the sole and principle residence
  • The house must be in urgent need of repair to bring it up to a reasonable standard

Application Process
Call or visit the website for the application form
Office
705-268-7722 Ext 273
Web Site
https://www.cdssab.on.ca
Languages
English, French
Contact
Gaetane Brousseau,
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed application form
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(20) Regional Government
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 12, 2021
Address
500 Algonquin Blvd E
Timmins, ON, P4N 1B7
Located at Algonquin Blvd E near Brunette Rd
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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1615
Tue
0830 - 1615
Wed
0830 - 1615
Thu
0830 - 1615
Fri
0830 - 1615

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:15 pm, Sep-Jun
Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-3:45 pm, Jul-Aug
Service Area(s)
Cochrane District