Site: Lowertown Good Neighbours Community House
|Record #: OCR0090||Last Full Update: 10 Jun 2020|
|Alternate Name||CV19 ; OCR ; Ottawa Coalition of Community Houses|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address & Map||
145 Beausoleil Dr
Ottawa, ON K1N 8W3
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|Intersection||King Edward Ave and St Patrick St|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable|
|Physical Access||Partially Accessible - First floor only|
|Parking||Free parking on the street|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 (10 Jun 2020) Modified food distribution (hampers delivered outside the Community House, 145 Beausoleil Drive) until further notice. Intake at the 40 Cobourg Street Centre will be done mostly by phone at 613-789-3930. An appointment is require to visit the premises.
Only the essential services are offered. The following programs are suspended until further notice: weekly free breakfast * computer support * food distribution * clothing distribution * drop-in knitting lessons * employment support * emergency kitchen and laundry room access and the Millennium Learning Center free access to computers and to the Internet
This information is regularly updated on their website.
Community House Weekly free breakfast * computer support * food distribution * clothing distribution * drop-in knitting lessons * employment support * emergency kitchen and laundry room access Millennium Learning Center offers free access to computers and to the Internet. Intake program: Information, advocacy and referral to Centre services and external agencies * crisis counselling * short-term counselling
|Hours||COVID-19 Food bank only Tue 4 pm-7:30 pm * Wed 10 am-1:30 pm * Intake services Mon-Fri 10 am-3 pm * Telephone reception service Mon-Thu 10 am-1 pm|
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of) - Lowertown, Lowertown East, and Bytown|
|Boundaries||All services: St Patrick St (North) to Rideau St (South) and Vanier Pkwy (East) to Sussex Pkwy (West)|
|Application||Drop in, e-mail or call for more information.
To locate the food bank serving a region, use the Ottawa Food Bank locator by clicking here. * NOTE: be aware the postal code may direct callers living close to a boundary to the wrong food bank. Always inform the callers of this possibility. The clients should provide their address to ensure they are oriented towards the right resource. If you are unsure of a referral, call the Food Bank.
|Languages||English ; French ; Portuguese ; Somali ; Spanish|
|Service Categories||Arts and Crafts Instruction ; Community Meals ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ; Drop In Centres for People at Risk ; Food Banks ; Food Preparation Facilities ; General Clothing Provision ; Job Information ; Laundry Facilities ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres|
|Office Phone||Office 613-789-3930; Community House 613-562-2925|
|Fax||Office 613-789-3443; Community House 613-562-2925|
|Primary Contact||Anne-Marie Vaz, Program Coordinator|
|Funding||City / Town ; Donations ; United Way ; Foundation - Ottawa Community Foundation|
|Elections||The Board of Directors is elected.|