Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre

Site: Kanata - MacNeil Crt

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Record #: OCR1114 Last Modified: 03 Jul 2014 Last Full Update: 16 Jun 2014
Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website
Office Phone613-591-3686
After Hours PhoneAnswering machine
TDD/TTY Phone613-591-0484
Located In CommunityKanata
Address2 MacNeil Crt
Ottawa, ON K2L 4H7
Google Map
IntersectionCastlefrank Rd and Hazeldean Rd
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Bus Route NotesOC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
ParkingFree parking
Description and Services
DescriptionCommunity and social services

General Services
* Information, referral, short-term counselling
* support in times of crisis
* Confidential gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer (GLBTQ) counselling and referral
* Community Development
* Millennium Learning Centre

­Services for Children, Youth and Families
* Ontario Early Years Centre
* Confident Children's Program
* Bully Prevention Program
* Child Witness Program
* Child and Youth Community Development
* The Zone drop-in for Youth

Community Support Programs for seniors and adults with physical disabilities
* Adult Day Program
* Diners' Club
* Home Help and Home Maintenance Program
* Telephone Reassurance Program
* Meals on Wheels
* respite care
* friendly visiting
* transportation to medical and non-medical appointments

Violence Against Women Program
* individual and group counselling for abused women and their children
* Peer Support program (volunteers supporting abused women)
* Chrysalis House, a shelter for abused women (24h crisis line 613-591-5901)

Additional services
* Aphasia Centre of Ottawa
* Addictions and Problem Gambling Services of Ottawa
* Amethyst Women's Addiction Centre
* Family Services à la famille Ottawa
* Home Management Services
* Ottawa Children's Treatment Centre
* Healthy Babies, Healthy Children
* Healthy Sexuality Clinic
* Chinese Community Services
* Infant Hearing Clinic (CHEO)
* ESL (English as a Second Language) classes
* First Words
* Speech and/or Language Pathologist
* Diabetes Education Program
* Parkinson's Society
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, September-May * Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, June-August * Evenings by appointment
Areas ServedOttawa (City of)
BoundariesKanata, West Carleton, and Goulbourn
EligibilityResidents of Kanata, Goulbourn, West Carleton (and Nepean for Community Support Programs) * Ontario Early Years Centre birth-6 years * Confident Children's Program 6-11 years
ApplicationTo find the centre serving your area, visit this link: www.coalitionottawa.ca/en/find-your-chrc.aspx
Languages of ServiceEnglish ; French
FeesService - Fees may apply to some Community Support Services ; None
Waiting ListYes, for the Adult Day Program and children's programs * none for the other programs
Contact Information
Primary ContactCounsellor
Primary ExecutiveCathy Jordan, Executive Director; Email: jordan@wocrc.ca
SubjectsAbuse ; Addictions ; Adults ; Charitable status ; Children ; Computers ; Counselling ; Crisis intervention ; Depression ; Drop-in centres ; Families ; Family therapy ; Family violence ; Free services ; Gays ; Group therapy ; Income tax clinics ; Infants ; Information and referral ; Lesbians ; Marriage counselling ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Nonprofit organizations ; Parent and child programs ; Parenting support ; Parents ; Seniors ; Support groups ; Telephones ; Toddlers ; Toy libraries ; Women ; Young adults ; Youth
Broader TermsAdults ; Age groups ; Children ; Counselling ; Criminal offences ; Disorders ; Electronic equipment ; Equipment ; Family support ; Financial services ; Groups ; Health ; Mental disorders ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Organizations ; Parenting support ; Psychotherapy ; Reduced cost services ; Sexual preferences
Service Categories - Blue BookMulti-Service Departments and Organizations