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Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
221 Nelson St
Ottawa, ON K1N 1C7
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Intersection King Edward Ave and Rideau St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Paid parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Harm reduction based medical and social services to people who use drugs * specializes in integrated care, HIV and hepatitis C care, opioid treatment, mental health care, opioid use, crack cocaine and crystal meth use, and injection drug use

Drop-in * walk-in medical services * anonymous HIV testing * HIV treatment * Hepatitis C testing and treatment support * safer injecting/smoking material and support * supervised consumption * opiate case management * women's clinic * substance use and mental health counselling * intensive case management * free condoms and dental dams * naloxone distribution
Hours * Primary Care Services Mon, Tue 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm * Wed 9 am-3 pm, 3 pm-5 pm (women only) * Thu 12 noon-4 pm * Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-3:30 pm 
* Drop-In Mon, Tue 10 am-12 noon, 1 pm-3 pm * Thu, Fri 1 pm-3 pm 
* Harm Reduction supplies Mon- Sun 8 am-8 pm  
* Supervised consumption Mon-Sun 8 am- 8 pm (7:15 pm last appointment)
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Individuals aged 16 years and older at risk of HIV infection due to illicit drug use
Application Walk-in or call for more information.

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Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories AIDS/HIV/STD Prevention Supplies ; Community Health Centres ~ Substance Use Disorder Issues ; Condition Specific Treatment ; Drop In Centres for People at Risk ~ AIDS/HIV Issues ; HIV Testing ; Massage Therapy ~ AIDS/HIV ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Opioid Antidote Distribution Programs ; Reflexology ~ AIDS/HIV ; Street Outreach Programs ~ AIDS/HIV
Contact Information
Office Phone Administration 613-789-1500 ; Oasis 613-569-3488
Fax 613-569-3484
Social Media Twitter
Primary Contact Robert Boyd, Oasis Program Director; Phone: 613-569-3488 ext 2112; Email:
Primary Executive David Gibson, Executive Director; Phone: 613-789-1500 ext 2506; Email:
Other Details
Established 1975; Program: 1996
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * AIDS Bureau * Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107953671 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by the Canadian Centre for Accreditation * Member of the Alliance for Healthier Communities

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