Skip to content

Lowertown Community Resource Centre

Record #: 68971416 |  Last Full Update: 11 May 2022

Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (11 May 2022): This organisation programs are being affected by COVID-19, refer to their website for most up-to-date information

This Centre provides
  • an information, intercession and referral service
  • crisis intervention
  • Food bank services and other food security strategies
  • Support to complete an application for the Ontario Hydro Cost Assistance Program
  • Support to complete an application for the Energy Assistance Program
  • Registration for the Holiday Programs with Caring and Sharing Exchange and Toy Mountain of the Salvation Army
  • Registration for the Back to School Program with Caring and Sharing Exchange
  • Tax Clinic
  • Community Development Program
  • Youth Program
  • Early Childhood Program
  • School Youth Program
  • information and advocacy services for affordable housing issues

Programs and Services :
  • Social Support Program: practical assistance, referrals, crisis counselling, advocacy, needs assessment
  • Community House: food bank, community activities
  • Community Development: tax clinic, community gardens, support for community initiatives
  • Youth Program :
  1. Club 310 (after-school program) for youth aged 6-11 and Club Transitions (recreational program) for youth aged 12-14
  2. drop-in and various activities for local teens aged 12-17 (English)
  • Lowertown, Our Home project: a partnership between residents and diverse community partners that actively engages community members in identifying common concerns, community solutions and preventative measures to build a healthy and safe neighbourhood
  • Parent-Child Playgroup: for children up to age 6 and their parents or caregivers
  • Housing Action: provides assistance and support to individuals and families seeking safe, adequate and affordable housing. Helps to resolve crisis situations
Hours Irregular, call for details
Eligibility Residents of Lowertown
Languages English, French
Application To find which Community Health and Resource Centre serves a specific area, click here.

Link to the updated Google document with all locations and hours, click here
Location & Accessibility
Service Area Ottawa

40 Cobourg St
Ottawa, ON K1N 8Z6

Get Directions

Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office 613-789-3930
Fax 613-789-3443
Social Media Facebook | Twitter