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The Ottawa Mission

Record #: 68968466 |  Last Full Update: 1 Feb 2024

Description and Services
Description (Service) Emergency shelter for adult men - day services available for residents and community members

Free community meals, 7 days a week
  • drop-in for non-residents
  • meals served to residents three times daily
Community Meal Food Truck
  • Weekly offerings at various sites, changing schedule. See website for details.
Client services
  • personalized case management
  • housing assistance
  • employment support
  • educational support (Stepping Stones Learning Centre and Discovery University)
  • mental health support
Health supervision and counselling services
  • offered for substance use issues
Primary care clinic
  • provides accessible health care to homeless people who have n access to family medical care
  • hosts specialty care clinics, including foot care and women's health
Spiritual Christian counselling offered by chaplain on premises
  • chapel services
Free clothing offered to men

Addiction and Trauma Services at the Ottawa Mission
  • drop-in group support to men
  • structured live-in program with beds and aftercare
Dental program
  • emergencies
  • preventative
  • surgical
  • restorative
  • removable denture care for people in shelters or living on the street
The ID Project Drop in Clinic: see separate record for more information
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours * community meals offered 8 am-8:30 am, 11 am-12 noon, 3 pm-3:30 pm and snacks offered 10 am, 6 pm, 9 pm
Eligibility Shelter

  • adult men 18 years and over

Languages English, French
Application Call for details
Location & Accessibility
Service Area Frontenac County, Haliburton County, Hastings County, Kawartha Lakes, Lanark County, Leeds and Grenville United Counties, Lennox and Addington County, Ottawa, Prescott and Russell United Counties, Prince Edward County, Renfrew County, Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties

35 Waller St
Ottawa, ON K1N 7G4

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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office 613-234-1144
Fax 613-234-2813
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