District of Sault Ste Marie Social Services Administration Board

Ontario Renovates Program

Home Agency Service

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
Repairs may include:
  • Doors and windows
  • Electrical
  • Fire safety
  • Heating
  • Plumbing
  • Roofs
  • Septic systems
  • Structural
  • 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
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 for information
Office
705-759-7748
Fax
705-946-5628
Web Site
Visit Website
Mailing Address
PO Box 277
Sault Ste Marie, ON, P6A 5L8
Canada
Languages
English, French
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed application form and proof of income
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
February 19, 2021
Address
180 Brock St
Sault Ste Marie, ON, P6A 5L8
Located on Brock St and Wellington St E
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Aweres Township
  • Batchawana Bay
  • Goulais River
  • Prince Township
  • Sault Ste. Marie
  • Searchmont