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EBO Financial Education Centre

Record #: 68967548 |  Last Full Update: 6 Jun 2022

Description and Services
Description (Service) Covid-19 (May 24, 2022): All of our services are available in-person or by telephone (with an appointment)

Community non-profit organization offering financial literacy services to Ottawa's low/modest income individuals and families
  • budget counselling service: for people facing financial hardship and/or interested in improving their money management skills
  • year round tax service: for low-income individuals * can go back up to 10 years
  • forms assistance with finance-related applications (e.g LEAP, OESP, GIS)
  • financial education workshops: offered in the community upon request and can cover budgeting * planning financially for your education * finding a place to live * credit
  • interest-free micro loan program: for individuals who can demonstrate ability to repay the loan over a two-year period through attendance of budget counselling sessions
  • Personal Finance, I'm in charge program: in partnership with Desjardins, financial education program geared towards young adults
Hours Tue-Fri 10 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Eligibility Residents of Ottawa living on low or middle income * Personal Finance Program: Youth between 16 and 25 years old who live in Ottawa and Eastern Ontario
Languages English, French
Application Call to make an appointment
Location & Accessibility
Service Area Ottawa

300 Olmstead St
2nd Flr
Ottawa, ON K1L 7K1

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Physical Access Accessible ; The office is located on the second floor, but individuals can call to book an appointment and ask for the elevator to be reserved.
Contact Information
Office 613-746-0400
Fax 613-746-9284
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