Options Bytown Nonprofit Housing Corporation
|Record #: OCR0190||Last Full Update: 04 Apr 2019|
|Alternate Name||Options Bytown - Non-Profit Housing Corporation|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address & Map||
380 Cumberland St
Ottawa, ON K1N 9P3
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|Intersection||King Edward Ave and Rideau St|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable|
|Physical Access||Partially Accessible - 8 wheelchair accessible housing units, all main entrances are accessible|
|Parking||Free occasional parking on the street * Some buildings have limited tenant parking|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||Supportive Housing - 126 units in four buildings with primarily bachelor units and some 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartments. Supports are provided 7 days a week on-site for tenants.
Resource Centers - 8 resource centers located in Ottawa Community Housing Buildings offering supports to Ottawa Community Housing clients.
Housing First - A team of Housing Based Case Managers help individuals leave chronic homelessness to find housing and provide mobile supports to ensure housing stability.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8 am-8 pm, weekends and holidays 10 am-6 pm|
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of)|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Men and women 18 years of age or older who are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness and require support to maintain their housing and well-being.
|Application||Applicants must apply through the Ottawa Social Housing Registry, as well as undergo an Options Bytown assessment.|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Fees||Program - Supportive housing rent is geared-to-income (approximately 30% of their income) ; None - Resource Centres ; Housing First clients may receive assistance to pay their rent|
|Service Categories||Low Income/Subsidized Rental Housing ; Supportive Housing for Homeless People|
|Waiting List||Yes, waiting list is managed through the Social Housing Registry|
|Primary Contact||Joyce Lundrigan, Manager of Housing Supports; Phone: 613-241-6363 ext 245; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Emily McCarney, Human Resource Officer / Administrator / Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-241-6363 ext 222; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Primary Executive||Catharine Vandelinde, Executive Director; Phone: 613-241-6363 ext 223; Email: email@example.com|
|Funding||City / Town ; Federal - Federal Homelessness Partnering Initiative ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 128142585 RR0001|
|Elections||The Board of Directors is elected.|
|Resources||Website, computer room at both locations|