|Record #: DUF0023||Last Modified: 24 Jan 2017||Last Full Update: 24 Jan 2017|
|Description (Service)||Provides financial assistance for low to moderate income homeowner or renter households to increase accessibility of their unit through modifications and adaptations.
Eligible repairs for an accessibility grant may include the modifications to increase accessibility related to housing and reasonably related to the occupant’s disability including: ramps * handrails * chair and bath lifts * height adjustments to countertops * cues for doorbells/fire alarms
Other eligible costs may include: labour and applicable taxes * building permits * legal, appraisal and inspection fees * certificates, drawings, specifications and any other costs that the County of Dufferin deems reasonable
The maximum grant available is $5,000.00.
|Hours||Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Dates||Program runs Apr-Dec|
|Areas Served||Dufferin County|
|Eligibility||Units eligible under the Ontario Renovates program must meet the following criteria:
* the value of the home must be at or below $400,000 (subject to change)
* property taxes and mortgage payments must be up-to-date
* insurance coverage must be in place for the full value of the home
See website or call for full details.
|Application||Call to request an application package or visit website for further details|
|Address and Location|
|Located In Community||Orangeville|
|Address & Map||
30 Centre St
Orangeville, ON L9W 2X1
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|