Resources

"Help is only a phone call away!"

There are many community resources and services to help you. Please find a list of commonly accessed programs in the City of Ottawa (please call 2-1-1 for more services that may be available to you):

 

IMPORTANT EMERGENCY RESOURCES

1Ottawa Police Services

      • 613.236.1222
      • Emergency: 911
2Abused Women Help Line

      • 1.866.863.0511
      • TTY:1.866.863.7868
3Distress Centre of Ottawa

      • 613.238.3311
      • Fax: 613.722.5217

OTTAWA SHELTERS FOR ABUSED WOMEN

PROVIDER REGION PHONE #
Interval House of Ottawa Ottawa 613.234.5181
Chrysalis House Ottawa 613.591.5901
Harmony House (Second Stage) Ottawa 613.233.3386
La Presence Ottawa 613.241.8297
Maison D’Amitie Ottawa 613.747.0020
Maison D’Amitie II Ottawa 613.744.7789
Oshki Kizis Healing Lodge Ottawa 613.789.1141

 

EASTERN ONTARIO SHELTERS FOR ABUSED WOMEN
PROVIDER REGION PHONE #
Baldwin House Cornwall 1.800.267.1744
Bernadette McCann House Pembroke 1.800.267.4930
Kingston Interval House Kingston 1.800.267.9445
Lanark County Interval House Lanark County 1.800.267.7946
La Montee D’Elle Alexandria 1.800.461.1842
Leeds-Grenville Interval House Brockville 1.800.267.4409
Lennox & Addington Interval House Napanee 1.800.667.1010
Maison Interlude House Hawkesbury 1.800.267.4101
Naomi’s Family Resource Centre Winchester 1.800.267.0395
Three Oaks Foundation Belleville 1.800.267.0533

 

SUPPORT GROUPS & COUNSELLING
PROVIDER REGION PHONE #
Carlington Community & Health Services 900 Merivale Road 613.722.4000
TTY:613.761.7633
Catholic Family Service Ottawa 310 Olmstead 613.233.8478
TTY:613.233.1866
Eastern Ottawa Community Resource Centre 2339 Ogilvie Road 613.741.6025
TTY:613.741.2556
Family Services a la famille Ottawa 312 Parkdale Avenue 613.725.3601
TTY:613.725.3605
Immigrant Women Services Ottawa 219 Argyle Street, Suite 400 613.729.3145
Jewish Family Services 2255 Carling Ave, suite 300 613.722.2225
Minwaashin Lodge 424 Catherine Street, 2nd Floor 613.741.5590
Nepean, Rideau & Osgoode Community Resource Centre 1642 Merivale Road, Unit 541 613.596.5626
Pinecrest-Queensway Health & Community Services 1365 Richmond Road 613.820.4922
Somerset West Community Health Centre 55 Eccles Street 613.238.8210
Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre 2 MacNeil Court 613.591.3686

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION & INTERESTING WEBSITES

Draw The Line

This website is a great resource for youth.  Produced by Action ontarienne contre la violence faite aux femmes (AOcVF) and the Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres (OCRCC), Draw the Line is a “dynamic sexual violence prevention campaign.”

Family Law Education for Women (FLEW)

This organization is dedicated to making family law accessible to the women who need it.  FLEW offers “plain language legal information on women’s rights under Ontario family law, which is available in 14 languages and in multiple formats.”

Ottawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women (OCTEVAW)

The Ottawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women is “an unincorporated, non-profit, non-partisan organization composed of a network of member organizations and individuals located within the City of Ottawa and surrounding regions” which advocates and educates on the impacts of violence against women in the Ottawa area.  They have a comprehensive list of links to a wealth of resources for victims of violence (http://www.octevaw-cocvff.ca/resources/links).