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Primary Health Care Desktop Resource Guide: Child/Youth Mental Health Services: Ottawa
LigneSanteChamplain.ca
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
Posted: Jul 4, 2014
Language: EN,FR
Youth Net Pocket Resource List
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
Concise list of Ottawa area mental health resources for youth prepared by Youthnet, a program of the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).
Posted: Feb 22, 2012
Language: EN,FR
Youth Net Resource List
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
Longer list of Ottawa area mental health resources prepared by Youthnet, a progam of the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).
Posted: Feb 23, 2012
Language: EN
Community Resources for Ottawa Youth in Transition (aged 16-24)
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
List of Ottawa community resources for transitional aged youth (age 16-24).
Posted: May 13, 2013
Language: EN
Ottawa Asperger Syndrome Resource Guide
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
Prepared by the Ottawa Chapter of Autism Ontario, the Ottawa Asperger Syndrome Resource Guide has a listing of resouces for individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families.
Posted: Feb 28, 2011
Language: EN
Resource List for GLBTTQ Youth
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
List of Ottawa resources for GLBTTQ youth and their families, courtesy of the Centretown Community Health Centre.
Posted: Nov 3, 2011
Language: EN
City of Ottawa Mental Health Services Referral Tool
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
Concise, one page tool listing main mental health services in Ottawa.
Posted: May 10, 2013
Language: EN,FR
From Rollercoaster to Recovery
Catchment: LHIN Champlain
"From Rollercoaster to Recovery" is a detailed guide for families and individuals on how to navigate the addictions and mental health system in the Champlain LHIN.
Posted: May 2, 2013
Language: EN,FR
Challenges & Choices: Finding Mental Health Services in Ontario
Catchment: Ontario
Guide is for people looking for mental health services in Ontario, from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).
Posted: Sep 12, 2012
Language: EN
Aboriginal Mental Health Services in Ontario
Catchment: Ontario
List of aboriginal mental health services in Ontario created by the Ontario Aboriginal Health Advocacy Initiative (OAHAI).
Posted: Sep 16, 2013
Language: EN

There are various shelters that people can use when they have no place to go.

 

Emergency shelters are places for people to live temporarily when they don't have a place to stay. Emergency shelters (such as women's shelters) are primarily meant for those fleeing an abusive relationship, sexual abuse or domestic violence. Some shelters limit their clientele by gender or age.

 

Homeless shelters are temporary places to stay, usually meant for homeless people. Usually located in downtown areas, they are similar to emergency shelters. The main difference is that homeless shelters are usually open to anyone, without regard to the reason for need. Some shelters limit their clientele by gender or age.

The City of Ottawa provides emergency housing and shelter information to individuals and families who need shelter. There are several types of emergency ... more
110 Laurier Avenue West
Ottawa, ON, K1P 1J1
866-261-9799
TTY: 613-580-2401
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
Community-based emergency shelter and housing program for homeless single women in Ottawa, with two locations in Ottawa. more
515 MacLaren St
Ottawa, ON, K1R 5K5
613-233-2243
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
Interval House of Ottawa-Carleton is a twenty-bed shelter for abused women and their children, and offers a variety of services including safe shelter, ... more
55 Eccles Street
Ottawa, ON, K1R 6S3
613-234-5181
TTY: 613-234-5393
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
Minwaashin Lodge provides a range of programs and services to First Nations, Inuit and Metis women and children who are survivors of domestic and other forms ... more
100-1155 Lola Street
Ottawa, ON, K1K 4C1
613-741-5590
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
Oshki Kizis Lodge serves the aboriginal community by providing a safe and supportive environment for  First Nations, Inuit and Metis women and children who are fleeing violence and abuse. more
100-1155 Lola Street
Ottawa, ON, K1K 4C1
613-741-5590
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
The Booth Centre is one of the many social services provided by the Salvation Army. The Booth Centre provides shelter, food, clothing, counselling for homeless ... more
171 George Street
Ottawa, ON, K1N 5W5
613-241-2818
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
The Young Men's Shelter is one of the many social services provided by the Salvation Army. The Young Men's Shelter is a residential programme serving 16-19 ... more
171 George Street
Ottawa, ON, K1N 5W5
613-241-1573 x24
Ages served: 16 - 19 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
Shepherd's of Good Hope offers various services and programs, which includes the Men's Emergency Shelter. The capacity of the Men's Shelter is 120 beds, and ... more
233 Murray Street
Ottawa, ON, K1N 5M8
613-789-8210
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
Social service agency that provides a full range of programs and services for young pregnant women, young moms and dads, and their infants and young children. ... more
780 l'Eglise Street
Ottawa, ON, K1K 3K7
613-749-2491
Ages served: Up to 24 years
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
The new building includes:12 Emergency Housing Units for young men 12 – 20 years old, 12 Transitional Housing Units for young men 16 – 21 years ... more
Ottawa, ON
613-907-8975
Ages served: 12 - 21 years
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
We’ve all had a crisis. Whether you’re stressed, depressed, or just can’t take it anymore—you are not alone. The Youth Services Bureau’s 24/7 Crisis ... more
Physical address not provided
613-260-2360
1-877-377-7775 (Toll Free)
Ages served: Up to 21 years
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
Helps youth aged 16 to 20 to find and maintain safe and appropriate housing, whether it be immediate access to emergency shelters or longer-term solutions. more
147 Besserer
Ottawa, ON, K1N 6A7
613-241-7913 x331
Ages served: 16 - 21 years
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
The long-term housing program is a stepping stone towards true independence. Recognizing that youth who have experienced significant difficulties during ... more
2675 Queensview Dr.
Ottawa, ON, K1N 8R3
613-288-1343 x223
Ages served: 16 - 20 years
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
Supportive housing for youth aged 16 to 20. Semi-independent, supportive, affordable, semi-furnished bachelor apartments for up to one year. Staff is available ... more
Ottawa, ON
613-789-8220
Ages served: 16 - 21 years
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
This program offers young men aged 12 to 20 immediate access to safe housing. Open 365 days a year, the Young Men’s Shelter is always ready to welcome youth ... more
Confidential Information protégé
Ottawa, ON
613-907-8975
Ages served: 12 - 20 years
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
Emergency housing for young women (aged 12-20), 365 days of the year, 24 hours a day, staffed by an all-woman team. The shelter has 30 beds and offers both ... more
Ottawa, ON
613-789-8220
Ages served: 12 - 20 years
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Local
The ministry funds many programs and services to help women and their children live free of domestic violence. These programs and services are delivered ... more
ON
Unavailable
Ages served: 16 years and up
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Ontario
Operation Come Home is a national, charitable, non-profit organization helping street kids and runaways to return home, which has reunited thousands of ... more
179 Murray Street
Ottawa, ON, K1N 1C5
1-800-668-4663 x24
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Canada
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