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CALACS Francophone d’Ottawa

Support services for survivors of sexual violence

Official Languages Spoken

Record #: OCR2647 Last Full Update: 01 Oct 2019
Alternate Name CV19 ; HT1 ; HT2 ; OCR ; Rape Crisis Centre ; SAC ; Sexual Assault Centre
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Mailing Address c/o CALACS francophone d'Ottawa 
40 Cobourg St 
Ottawa, ON K1N 8Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - with prior notification
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (13 Apr 2020): All in-person services suspended. Phone counselling continues to be offered.

Support services for female survivors of sexual violence * support groups * individual support * thematic workshops * accompaniment service * Awareness and prevention program: workshops, kiosks, training and events
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Francophone women 16 years and older, victims of sexual assault
Application For intervention services, call 613-789-8096 ext 25 * for workshops or training, call 613-789-8096 ext 30
Languages French ; Interpretive Services - Upon request only
Fees None
Service Categories Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Francophone Community ~ Women ; Adult Sexual Assault Prevention ~ Francophone Community ; Crime Victim Accompaniment Services ~ Francophone Community ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Francophone Community ~ Women ~ Sexually Abused Adults ; Sexual Assault Hotlines ~ Francophone Community ~ Women ; Women's Support Groups ~ Francophone Community ~ Sexual Assault Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-789-8096
Crisis Phone Fem'aide 24 hours 1-877-336-2433
Fax 613-789-8097
Social Media Facebook Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Josée Laramée, Coordinator, Intervention Services; Phone: 613-789-8096 ext 25; Email:
Alternate Contact Josée Guindon, General Manager; Phone: 613-789-8096 ext 22; Email:
Primary Executive Josée Guindon, General Manager; Phone: 613-789-8096 ext 22; Email:
Other Details
Established 1995
Funding Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 895760676 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is appointed.
Print Material Booklets * bookmarks * awareness-raising posters
Resources Website
Accreditation No