Family Services Windsor-Essex

Site: Family Services Windsor-Essex

Service: Rebuilding Wheels Rebuilding Lives Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-966-5010
Toll Free Phone 1-888-933-1831 *COVID19 do not use
TTY Phone 519-966-0361
Fax 519-256-5258
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The Rebuilding Wheels Rebuilding Lives (RWRL) program engages high school students to repair donated vehicles for individuals and families living in low income, who are struggling to meet their transportation needs, through a one-time gift of a donated used vehicle in order to gain or maintain employment. 
* If in need of support through the RWRL program, please download, print, and complete the application form available on the United Way website.  
* Once the form has been completed, please submit it to Family Services Windsor-Essex for review and approval by: mail , fax or email (see application section) 
* if immediate assistance is required in completing this form, please contact Family Services Windsor-Essex by calling the office phone number
Hours Mon-Thu 9am-8pm, Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-2pm
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility In order to be eligible for the Rebuilding Wheels Rebuilding Lives, an individual or family must be able to demonstrate that all other funding opportunities have been exhausted.  
* Applicant must be living on low income and be a resident of Windsor or Essex County 
* Applicant must have a valid Ontario driver's license 
* Applicant must have a verifiable job 
* Applicant must be able to afford ongoing cost of car ownership (fuel, insurance, regular maintenance as needed)
Application Download the application form found on the United Way Windsor-Essex County Website: 
Submit the completed application form to FSWE by Mail, Fax or Email: 
Family Services Windsor-Essex 
1770 Langlois Ave., Windsor, Ontario N8X 4M5 
Fax: 519-256-5258; Attention: Customer Care Department 
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services - oral
Fees None
Agency Information
Description (Agency) We provide strategies and support to address personal problems, resolve conflicts and help people live independently in the community. We help people complete forms, applications & income taxes; deal with hoarding, bullying and financial issues; and find/maintain affordable rental housing. We help individuals, couples and families manage life, marriage and family challenges; deal with arising issues and resolve conflicts; address anxiety, depression, anger, loss, grief, as well as addiction, sexuality, mental health and wellness issues.
Funding United Way
Elections May
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1770 Langlois Ave
Windsor, ON N8X 4M5
Intersection Langlois Ave and Tecumseh Rd E
Mailing Address c/o Family Services Windsor-Essex - Customer Care Department
Bus Routes Transway 1C ; Parent 14
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom, Offices with an Automatic Entrance

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