The Glebe Centre Inc

Abbotsford House, Seniors Outreach Services

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Record #: OCR2013 Last Modified: 31 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 11 Sep 2013
Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website
Address950 Bank St
Ottawa, ON K1S 5G6
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IntersectionBank St and Colonel By Dr
Located In CommunityOttawa
Bus Route NotesOC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
ParkingFree parking on the street
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone613-230-5730
After Hours PhoneAnswering machine
Description and Services
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
DescriptionAccess to support at home or in the community 
* house cleaning 
* minor household repairs 
* meal preparation 
Volunteer services: 
* friendly visiting 
* transportation to medical appointments 
* telephone assurance program (TAP) 
* information, referral and advocacy 
Luncheon Club program: supported group for people who are socially isolated and unable to take public transportation
EligibilityAges: 55 year(s) and up 
Supper Services: For seniors 55 years of age and older who live in their own homes 
Luncheon Club program: Must be referred by the Community Care Access Centre (CCAC), 613-745-5525
ApplicationSupport Services: Self-referrals or from other community agencies 
Luncheon Club program: must apply through CCAC, 613-745-5525
FeesService - Varies according to service.
Languages of ServiceEnglish
Areas ServedOttawa (City of)
BoundariesNorth-South: Queensway to Hunt Club Rd 
East-West: Rideau River and Bank St to Preston St, Prince of Wales Dr, Baseline Rd, Fisher Ave and Hwy 16 
Includes the neighbourhoods of Glebe, Ottawa South, Ottawa East, Heron Park, Riverside Park, and part of Hunt Club and Carleton Heights
Contact Information
Primary ContactLaura Polegato, Program Facilitator; Email:
Primary ExecutiveJanice Bridgewater, Director of Community Programs; Email:
SubjectsAccompaniment services ; Adults ; Caregiver relief ; Charitable status ; Free services ; Friendly visiting ; Home help ; Home support ; Homemaking ; Information and referral ; Nonprofit organizations ; Physical disabilities ; Reduced cost services ; Repairs ; Respite care ; Security checks ; Seniors ; Snow removal ; Socially isolated adults
Service Categories - Blue BookHome Support Services
Broader TermsAdults ; Age groups ; Caregiver relief ; Caregiver services ; Disabilities ; Home help ; Home support ; Organizations ; Reduced cost services