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Ontario Renovates Program for Homeowners and Tenants

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Citi Plaza
355 Wellington St, 2nd Fl, Suite 248
London, ON
N6A 3N7
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519-661-2489
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Fax: 519-661-4466
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Last Updated: Apr 1, 2022: Suggest an edit

Application

Call, email or drop-off application forms

Eligibility / Target Population

Homeowners who are 60 years of age and older and/or disabled; Tenants who are disabled.

Fees

Free

Languages

English

Area Served

London

Accessibility

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Description of Services

The Ontario Renovates program provides financial assistance in the form of a 10-year forgivable loan (of up to $15,000) to make essential home repairs, and/or a grant (of up to $5,000) to increase accessibility.

Who Qualifies?
  • 60 years or over and/or persons with a disability
  • Low-to-moderate income homeowners who need repairs or accessibility modifications, or a tenant in need of accessibility modifications.  
Examples of Eligible Repairs / Accessibility Modifications
Eligible Home Repairs

  • Heating system
  • Chimneys
  • Doors and windows
  • Foundations
  • Roofs
  • Walls
  • Floors
  • Vents/louvers
  • Electrical system
  • Plumbing
  • Septic system
Eligible Accessibillity Modifications 
  • Ramps
  • Fire alarms
  • Chair and bath lifts
  • Handrails
  • Grab bars
  • Raised toilets
  • Levered handles on doors and faucets
  • Accessible shower stalls
  • Personal emergency response system
  • Height adjustment to counter tops

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