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Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre

Record #: 68970080 |  Last Full Update: 5 Feb 2024

Description and Services
Description (Service) Provides the following supports to our vulnerable, isolated community members living in the former cities of Kanata and Nepean and the former townships of Goulbourn and West Carleton:
  • telephone based crisis intervention
  • telephone based crisis counseling
  • telephone based counseling for women experiencing gender based violence
  • telephone based regular check-ins
  • telephone support with navigating systems
  • food/supplies deliveries
  • medically necessary transportation
  • virtual programming and services
  • online resources
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Community and social services

Services for Children, Youth and Families
  • Ontario Early Years Centre
  • Bullying Prevention Program
  • The ZONE drop-in for youth
  • Queerios Youth Drop-In
  • child and youth community development
  • homework club
  • resources
  • Fun Friends programs
  • Toys on Tour program
Community Support Programs for Seniors and Adults with Physical Disabilities
  • Adult Day Program
  • Diners' Club
  • caregiver support
  • Home Help and Home Maintenance Program
  • Telephone Reassurance Program
  • Meals on Wheels/Frozen meals
  • friendly visiting
  • transportation to medical and non-medical appointments
  • foot care clinics
  • social programs
  • Snow Go Assist
Violence Against Women Program
  • individual and group counselling for abused women and their children
  • Peer Support Program (volunteers supporting abused women)
  • Child Witness Program
  • Transitional Housing Support Program
  • Chrysalis House, a shelter for abused women (24-hour crisis line 613-591-5901)
Counselling Services
  • short-term counselling
  • crisis counselling
  • information and referral services
  • confidential counselling and referral services to the LGBTQ+ community
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sat 8:30 am-1:30 pm * evenings by appointment
Eligibility Residents of Kanata, Goulbourn, West Carleton (K2B, K2C, K2E, K2G, K2M, K2H, K2J, K2K, K2L, K2R, K2S, K2T, K2V, K0A 1L0, K0A 1T0, K0A 1X0, K0A 2H0, K0A 3M0, K2W, K7S) * Ontario Early Years Centre birth-6 years. VAW open city wide.
Languages English, French
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Location & Accessibility
Service Area Ottawa, Goulbourn, Kanata, Nepean, West Carleton

2 MacNeil Court
Ottawa, ON K2L 4H7

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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office 613-591-3686
Crisis 613-591-3686 ext 269
Fax 613-591-2501
TTY 613-591-0484
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