Discounts

Save money through exclusive offers.

Association members are eligible for savings, promotions and exclusive deals through our Local Member Discount Program (see below) and the National Preferred Partners Program that includes MEDOC Travel Insurance.


Ottawa Branch Members’ Discount Program

 

HEALTH

AIM Fitness Pilot project
AIM Fitness, with owner Meg Stickl, has been supporting retirees to achieve their health and fitness goals since 2013. AIM Fitness offers an on-line group fitness membership program that focuses on the many benefits of physical activity contributing to healthy aging. For a one-year pilot project, Ottawa Branch members receive an exclusive 33% discount on membership.
Membership includes:

  • Monthly fitness themes including “Building Healthy Habits for the New Year” and “Getting and Staying Motivated”
  • 2 new Exercise videos and 1 Nutrition video released weekly for Adults 50+, and access to over 50 other videos
  • Every Monday at 9 am, members can participate in motivational live on-line video
  • 2 LIVE coaching group videos of one-hour calls with Meg each month for discussion and Q&As
  • A monthly calendar to track health and fitness goals
    • A daily challenge check-list
    • A weekly Exercise and Gratitude Worksheet
    • “The top 3 Exercises of the Month” with images to follow along with ease
    • Introductory Videos and Nutrition Tips for a successful month
    • Simple enough for beginners, with options for more advanced exercisers.
    • Community support and engagement through an on-line private member’s group.

Contact Meg Stickl for more details at [email protected]. Be sure to mention you are an Ottawa Branch member.

 City of Ottawa

The City of Ottawa offers a 20% discount off their Active Ottawa All-Inclusive or One-Option memberships for NAFR members. Register in person by showing your current Federal Retirees membership card plus a piece of photo I.D. at any of their 23 fitness facilities. As of September 1st, 2019, there is no fixed term for corporate memberships. Therefore, upon registration/renewal corporate memberships will be annual from the registration date.

Here are the details:

  • Memberships run annually from the date of purchase.
  • Refunds will be granted and prorated from the date of request to the date of expiry at the request of the pass holder at anytime.
  • Fees include the discount and HST.
  • Due to the ongoing uncertainty pertaining to Covid-19 and the impact to our services, scheduled payment/monthly options will not be resumed at this time.

    Click HERE for details on the membership costs

       

    ENTERTAINMENT

    Ingenium – Membership in the National Museums of Science and Innovation
    Ottawa Branch members receive an exclusive 15% discount on annual membership with Ingenium, the crown corporation that manages the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, the Canada Aviation and Space Museum, and the Canada Science and Technology Museum.

    An Ingenium membership enables you to enjoy all the exhibitions and activities at all three museums. There is even a special grandparent membership that includes two named grandparents and grandchildren (age 17 and under). To purchase a membership, you need to go on-line to the Ingenium website and use the discount code 2223NAFR at checkout.

    Ingenium is working closely with local public health officials on COVID-19 protocols designed to keep visitors safe. Advance tickets are required before you visit a particular museum. Please go to the museum’s website or call ahead to learn about their COVID-19 procedures.

     

    TRAVEL

    CAA North & East Ontario
    Ottawa Branch members receive a special preferred rate* of approx. 32.5% off of a Premier Membership or 29.5% off of a Plus Membership at CAA North & East Ontario. You must be the primary CAA member on the account and provide your NAFR membership number. Not eligible on CAA Classic, Rewards or RV Membership levels and not calculated retroactively. For more details, call CAA North & East Ontario Group/Corporate Sales at 866-220-1205 or send an email to [email protected]. Check for the latest benefits of CAA membership here.

    Corporate Code: #FSNA
    *Note from CAA North & East Ontario – Ottawa Branch members must provide CAA North & East Ontario’s corporate department with their current NAFR membership number in order to be eligible for the preferred rates.

    Click here to view the discounts CAA has to offer.

    Marriott Kanata
    Ottawa Branch Members can book a room in TownePlace Suites or Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriot Kanata at 25% off retail price all year long. Call (613) 599-7200 (TownePlaces Suites) or (613) 280-1003 (Fairfield Inn & Suites) to book, and mention you’re a member of the National Association of Federal Retirees to receive the discount.

    To book online:

      • Visit the TownePlace Suites  or Fairfield Inn & Suites
      • Select the dates you’d like to book.
      • Under the “Special Rates” drop down menu, select “Corporate/Promo” and write in C1514 to apply the discount.
    Nicole Foote: Official Agent for Vision Travel 

    Ottawa Branch members can enjoy a 5% discount on selected river cruises, ocean cruises and package holidays worldwide. Nicole has been helping Ottawa Branch members travel since 1992. You can contact Nicole directly at 613-725-2101 or by email at:[email protected]

     

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    Francis Fuels
    Francis Fuels offers Ottawa Branch members a discount of 4 cents per liter on their home heating oil. For new customers, a one-hour safety inspection on existing infrastructure is required at $159.95. For customers who purchase a $249 maintenance plan, the inspection is included at no extra charge. Call 1-613-723-4567 to sign up. Please note Francis Fuels serves Ottawa and the National Capital Region.
    www.francisfuels.com

    Anchor Home Comfort
    Ottawa Branch members can save $50 on an initial diagnosis of their existing equipment
    – $ 99 versus $ 149. Benefits also include: $50 off diagnostic charges or repair service; 15% discount on Membership Maintenance Agreements; and, $400 Accessory Credit with the purchase of a selected furnace or air conditioner. Call 613-837-8381
    Ottawa Heating and Air Conditioning Experts

    www.anchorhomecomfort.com

    RONA – West Hunt Club
    Ottawa Branch members receive a 3% discount on store purchases when they present their membership card at the cash and identify as members of the National Association of Federal Retirees (it may help to mention our former name – Federal Superannuates National Association (FSNA)). The discount cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion. Through an administrative service arrangement meant to offset costs borne by the Association, RONA provides 2% of the purchase price to the National Association of Federal Retirees. This revenue is deposited to the Defence of Benefits Reserve Fund where it can only be used to support initiatives that promote or protect significant federal pension or health benefits, for example the ongoing PSHCP court challenge.

     

    AUTOMOTIVE

    Campbell Ford
    Depending on the vehicle, Ottawa Branch Members can pay factory invoice pricing plus 4% on the sale/lease of cars and light trucks (some restrictions apply). Contact [email protected] or call 613-725-3611 for more details. You can also visit www.campbellford.com/

    FUNERAL PLANNING

    Beechwood, Funeral, Cemetery & Cremation Services
    Beechwood has been designated the National Cemetery of Canada and a National Historic Site and is home to the Canadian Forces National Military Cemetery, the RCMP National Memorial Cemetery, and the CSIS National Memorial Cemetery. Before purchasing, identify yourself as an Ottawa Branch member and receive a 10% discount on: 1) Land/Niche purchases (non-group areas); 2) Memorials; and, 3) Funeral services. Some restrictions apply, so please contact:
    Tania Turpin at 613-696-0111 or [email protected] for full details.
    Visit:  BeechwoodOttawa.ca
    *Note from Beechwood – to be guaranteed the discounts offered by Beechwood, Ottawa Branch members must inform Beechwood of their eligibility for the discount BEFORE any arrangements are made. Due to the number of groups entitled to discounts at Beechwood, it is the responsibility of Ottawa Branch members to make Beechwood aware of their membership in the National Association of Federal Retirees. If Ottawa Branch members fail to inform Beechwood in advance, discounts cannot be applied after the fact.

    Alliances by Arbor Memorial

    Arbor Alliances is a National Association Preferred Partner and Association members can save on fees at the time of need and when they make an informed choice to plan ahead, however some restrictions apply. For details visit federalretirees.ca. Arbor has seven locations in Ottawa. Visit: www.arbormemorial.ca/en/locations

     

    DISCLAIMER

    Please note, it is the responsibility of the individual to identify themselves as a member of the Association and to confirm the nature of the discounts at the time of enquiring about or receiving services.

    Ottawa Branch provides information on issues, products and services of general interest to its membership. It does not endorse a particular position or a product or service, as being suitable for individual members, but brings them to the members’ attention so that they can make up their own minds