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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)  
 
* send an email or call for all supports: food, tax completion, clothing, utility payment support, microloans, household, counselling, budgeting, etc., you will be responded to promptly  
* have food available on porch for pick up at any time - please take what you need only 
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags, Wed 11:30 am-1 pm as well as additional food we supply 
* people encouraged to send any photos of any documents for intake by email to allow for distancing  
* contact by email or phone in advance if you have any questions about support or documentation required  
* 905-257-6029 ext 101, michelle@opnc.ca, 2200 Sawgrass Dr, Oakville
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-257-6029
Fax 289-430-5068
E-Mail support@opnc.ca
Website opnc.ca/programs/low-income-supports-2/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/oakparkneighbourhoodcentre
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/oakparknc
Primary Contact Michelle Knoll, Executive Director; Phone: 905-257-6029 ext 101
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees ; Private ; Foundation ; Sale of Goods ; Oakville Community Foundation, Transcanada Pipeline, Optimists
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)  
 
* send an email or call for all supports: food, tax completion, clothing, utility payment support, microloans, household, counselling, budgeting, etc., you will be responded to promptly  
* have food available on porch for pick up at any time - please take what you need only 
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags, Wed 11:30 am-1 pm as well as additional food we supply 
* people encouraged to send any photos of any documents for intake by email to allow for distancing  
* contact by email or phone in advance if you have any questions about support or documentation required  
* 905-257-6029 ext 101, michelle@opnc.ca, 2200 Sawgrass Dr, Oakville 
 
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Objectives are to relieve poverty for people of all abilities, through programs like: 
 
Food Bank 
* see here for more details 
 
Household Goods and Clothing 
* when made aware of individual needs for clothing and household goods, OPNC post's those specific needs on Facebook page 
* if you have items that you would like to donate, please contact in advance (do not drop off unless need is confirmed) 
* annual winter coat drive 
 
Community Garden 
* spots in community garden are available to grow your own food 
 
Finding Hope in Poverty Support Group 
* free counselling and peer to peer support group 
* Wed, 10 am–11:30 am 
 
Year Round Income Tax Clinics 
* see here for more details 
 
Micro Finance Loans 
* in conjunction with First Ontario Credit Union, can assist with low interest loans for those who would not otherwise qualify (Subject to approval) 
* contact support@opnc.ca for appointments 
 
Canada Learning Bond 
* Free Government Money for your child’s education 
* visit smartsaver.org for more details 
 
Utility Bill Payment Assistance 
* for more information see, Gas & Hydro Bill Assistance-Oakville 
 
Financial Management Support 
* budgeting, information and referral for support 
* Wed and Thu, 11:30 am-2:30 pm 
 
Assistive Devices 
* small inventory of items to give those in need 
* ability to fund grants to purchase items
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9:30 am-6 pm
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Varies by program, contact for details
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
2200 Sawgrass Dr
Oakville, ON L6H 6M8
 
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Intersection Trafalgar Rd and Glenashton Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Income Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Assistance Programs ; Assistive Devices
Service Categories Assistive Technology Expense Assistance ; Clothing Donation Programs ; Community Gardens ; General Clothing Provision ; Household Goods Donation Programs ; Occasional Medical Equipment/Supplies ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Poverty Issues ; Personal Financial Counselling ; Personal Loans ; Student Financial Aid ; Utility Assistance ; Winter Clothing

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