Votre santé avant tout
|Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website|
|Address||649 Montreal Rd, Ste 202|
Ottawa, ON K1K 0T4
|Intersection||Aviation Pkwy and Montreal Rd|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules|
|Office Phone||613-248-1343 ext 326|
|Description and Services|
|Hours||Mon-Wed, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Thu 8:30 am-8 pm|
|Description||Offers health information and outreach services to Ottawa immigrant and newcomers. |
* Workshops and seminars: For each target group, a workshop is offered every other month on a topic is a challenge for immigrant health. These information workshops, training and education cover various topics of interest such as excess weight (diabetes, obesity), mental health issues (depression, stress, dementia, etc.), diseases related to aging, sexually transmitted diseases, etc. Workshops are led by health professionals.
* Exercise classes: To ensure that seniors are maintaining are staying fit and healthy, these classes take place every two week in collaboration with the program "Vieillir en Santé".
* Information, referral and accompaniment services: Provides important information and tools to help seniors get health services in French. The program has updated the directory of institutions or health care services in Ottawa that offer services in French.
* Translation services: For clients in need, workshops and information provided can be translated in other languages beside English and French.
|Eligibility||Open to youth 13-18, seniors 55+ and families from Francophone minority racial and ethnocultural populations.|
|Application||Call or drop by the office to apply.|
|Languages of Service||English ; French|
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of)|
|Primary Contact||Abdourahamane Diallo, Program Coordinator|
|Primary Executive||Saint-Phard Désir, Executive Director; Phone: 613-248-1343 ext 306; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Subjects||African community ; Cultural communities ; French-speaking communities ; Health ; Health education ; Homeless people ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Nonprofit organizations ; Physical fitness ; Refugees ; Seminars ; Seniors ; Translation ; Visible minorities ; Workshops ; Youth|
|Broader Terms||Adults ; Age groups ; Cultural communities ; Education ; Educational programs ; Instructional programs ; Linguistic communities ; Organizations|