Ottawa-Carleton, ON
City of Ottawa
The City of Ottawa provides various services relevant to mental health such as

* Emergency housing and shelter information
* Recreational programs for special needs children.
110 Laurier Avenue West
Ottawa, ON, K1P 1J1
613-580-2400
866-261-9799 (Toll Free)
TTY: 613-580-2401
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
Area Served: Ottawa-Carleton

Programs/Services Include...

AIDS Sexual Health Information Line
Program/Service of : City of Ottawa
Bilingual Public Health Nurses provide confidential telephone counselling and information on health programs and community services.

Services:
* AIDS, HIV Prevention
* Pregnancy, Birth Control
* HIV Testing (Free & Anonymous)
* Sexual Health
Ottawa, ON
1-800-267-7432 x6135632437
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
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Emergency Housing and Shelter Information
Program/Service of : City of Ottawa
The City of Ottawa provides emergency housing and shelter information to individuals and families who need shelter. There are several types of emergency shelters located in Ottawa. Shelters offer meals, shelter, and case management, and ensure that all clients are assessed and referred to the social and health services they need. Each shelter has a housing support worker to help clients find housing in the community.

If you or someone you know needs shelter, please call the City and make a request for a placement. A placement officer will refer you to the best available shelter.

During business hours (Monday to Friday), call 613-560-6000. After hours and on the weekend, call 3-1-1.
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
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Housing Supports for Seniors
Program/Service of : City of Ottawa
The City of Ottawa webpage has a comprehensive listing of Housing Supports for Seniors.
Physical address not provided
Unavailable
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English
Fees: None
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Ottawa Public Health (OPH)
Program/Service of : City of Ottawa
Delivers various public health services including
* health protection * disease and injury prevention * control of communicable diseases * family health services * public health services *

OPH delivers bilingual programs and services to a population of almost one million Ottawa residents in both rural and urban communities. OPH serves Cumberland in the east to Fitzroy Harbour in the west, and from the Ottawa River in the north to Osgoode in the south. OPH works locally with individuals and families of all ages, all abilities and from all cultures, as well as with the community and partner agencies, to promote and protect health and to prevent disease. Public health programs and services are delivered in a variety of settings including workplaces, day cares, schools, households, seniors’ care and health care facilities, and community spaces.
100 Constellation Cres
Ottawa, ON, K2G 6J8
613-580-6744
TTY: 613-580-9656
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
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Recreation Programs List
Program/Service of : City of Ottawa
The City of Ottawa maintains a comprehensive list of recreational programs throughout the city, including programs for those with special needs, such as developmental disabilities, learning disabilities and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
110 Laurier Avenue West
Ottawa, ON, K1P 1J1
TTY: 613-580-2401
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
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Sexual Health Centre
Program/Service of : City of Ottawa
Offers counselling, testing, treatment, and resources related to sexual health. See website for community outreach locations.
179 Clarence St.
Ottawa, ON, K1N 5P7
613-563-2437
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: Yes (Free condoms, treatment, testing, counselling, & resources. Affordable contraception.)
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