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Community Resources

Our contact directory hub for community resources.

First Nation, Inuit & Métis

Circle of Care Program – Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health

613-748-0657 ext 238

Makonsag Aboriginal Head Start (MAHS) Inc.

613-724-5844

Minwaashin Lodge

Crisis line – 613-789-1141
Business – 613-741-5590 ext 221

Native Women’s Association of Canada

Local – 613 722-3033
Toll Free – 1-800-461-4043

Odawa Native Friendship Centre

613-722-3811

Inuuqatigiit Centre for Inuit Children, Youth and Families

Early Years and Administration – 613-744-3133 ext 215
Youth Centre – 613-746-5400 ext 223
EarlyON Child and Family Centre – 613-744-3133 ext 259

Tewegan Transition House

613-233-0672

Tungasuvvingat Inuit

Housing Support, Housing & Youth program – 613 565-5885
Mamisarvik Trauma & Addictions Treatment Program – 613 563-3546 ext 208
Inuit Community Support – 613 740-0670

Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health

Program and Administration – 613-748-0657
Health Clinic – 613-748-5999

Francophone

Centre des ressources de l’Est d’Ottawa

613-741-6025

Maison d’Amitié

613-747-9136

Maison Fraternité

Local – 613-741-2523
Toll Free – 613–654-0990

Ethno-cultural

Catholic Immigration Centre of Ottawa

613-232-9634

Economic & Social Council of Ottawa-Carleton

613-248-1343 

Immigrant Women Services Ottawa

613-729-3145

Jewish Family Services

613-722-2225

LASI World Skills

613-233-0453

Lebanese and Arab Social Services Agency

613-236-0003 or 613-236-3111

Ottawa Chinese Community Service Centre

613-235-4875 

Ottawa Community Immigrant Services organization

613-725-0202 or 613-725-5671

Somali Centre for Family Services

613-526-2075

YMCA-YWCA Newcomer Information Centre (NIC)

613-238-5462

Rainbow / Queer

Around the Rainbow Ottawa

613-725-3601 ext 126

Rainbow Health Ontario

416-324-4100

Carleton Gender & Sexuality Resource Centre

613-520-2600 ext. 3723

EGALE

1-888-204-7777

Gai-écoute

1-800-505-1010

Gay Zone Gaie

613-563-2437 

GLSEN Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network

212-727-0135

Jer’s Vision-Canada’s Youth Diversity Initiative

Local – 613-562-5800 ext 6486
Toll Free – 1-877-868-8292 ext 6486

Jeunesse Idem

819-776-1445

Kids Help Phone

1-800-668-6868

Kind Space

(613) 563-4818

OCASI – LGBT Positive Spaces for Newcomers

613-233-4443 ext 2171

PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)

1-888-530-6777

Pride Centre of University of Ottawa

613-562-5800 ext 3161

Rainbow Health Ontario

416-324-4100

Ten Oaks Project

613-321-2825

Youth Line

1-800-268-9688

Youth Services Bureau

 613-241-7788 ext 412

Addiction and Mental Health

Al-Anon/Alateen

613-723-8484

Amethyst Women’s Addiction Centre

613-563-0363

Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies

613-238-2422

Centre for Addictions and Mental Health

Local – 613-569-6024
Toll Free – 1-888-441-2892 

Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)

613-737-7600

Dave Smith Youth Treatment Center

613-594-8333

Drug and Alcohol Helpline

1-800-565-8603

Empathy House of Recovery

613-730-7319

Hopewell Eating Disorter Centre

613-241-3428

Lifestyle Enrichment for Senior Adults (LESA)

613-233-5430

Mental Health Helpline

1-866-531-2600

Nar-Anon

613-860-0902

Ottawa Area Alcoholics Anonymous

613-237-6000

Ottawa Area of Narcotics Anonymous

Toll Free – 1-888-811-3887

Ottawa Withdrawal Management Centre

613-241-1525

Rideauwood Addiction and Family Services

613-724-4881

Royal Ottawa Health

613-722-6521

Salvation Army

613-233-8428 ext 232

Sandy Hill Health and Community Center

613-789-8941

Serenity Renewal for Families

613-523-5143

Vesta Recovery Program for Women Inc.

613-233-0353

Youth Services Bureau

Business – 613-729-1000
Crisis (local) – 613-260-2360
Crisis (toll free) – 1-877-377-7775

Child Maltreatment

Catholic Family Services

613-233-8478

Centre for treatment for Sexual Abuse and Childhood Trauma

613-233-4929

Family Services Ottawa

613-725-3601

Interval House of Ottawa

Crisis Line – 613-234-5181
Business – 613-234-8511

John Howard Society

613-789-7418

La Présence Ottawa

613-241-8297

Nelson House of Ottawa Carleton

Crisis Line – 613-225-3129
Business – 613-225-0533

Ottawa Rape Crisis Centre

24 hr crisis line – 613-562-2333
Business – 613-562-2334

Family and Children Services

Bereaved Families of Ontario – Ottawa

613-567-4278

Big Brother/Sister Association

613-247-4776

Canadian Association of Family Resource

Local – 613-237-7667
Toll Free – 1-866-637-7226

Distress Centre Ottawa and Region

613-238-3311

Kids Help Phone

1-800-668-6868

Mothercraft Ottawa

613-728-1839

Salvation Army

613-233-8428 ext 232

The Men’s Project

Local – 613-230-6179
Toll Free – 1-877-677-6532

The Parent Resource Centre

Local – 613-565-2467
Toll free – 1-888-565-2466

YMCA-YWCA of Ottawa

613-237-1320

Educational System

Centre Youville Centre 

613-231-5150

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