Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website
Office Phone 613-238-8210 * Health Services and on-call doctors after hours 613-238-1220
Fax 613-238-7595 * Social Services 613-688-2766 * Health Services 613-235-2982
E-Mail info@swchc.on.ca
Website www.swchc.on.ca
Located In Community Ottawa
Address 55 Eccles St
Ottawa, ON K1R 6S3
 
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Intersection Booth St and Somerset St W
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
Parking Free occasional parking on the street * limited visitor parking at the back
Description and Services
Description (Service) Health centre focused on family and community health * other site at 30 Rosemount Ave, Ottawa 
 
* advocacy 
* primary health care 
* outreach 
* life skills education 
* group support 
* counselling 
* practical assistance 
* health promotion 
* community development 
* crisis intervention 
 
Services include: 
* self-help groups 
* prenatal programs 
* community action and job readiness projects 
* counselling for abused women 
* help with accessing social assistance, food, clothing and housing in times of crisis 
* services for seniors 
* services for low-income families, children, and youth 
* street outreach 
* social services support and practical assistance in English, Cambodian, Cantonese, Mandarin, and Vietnamese 
* crisis drop-in 
* needle exchange and safer inhalation 
* Headstart Nursery Program 
* pre and post natal support 
* parenting support programs 
* playgroups 
* youth leadership programs 
* family emergency shelter support 
* mental health services 
* women's and men's counselling services 
* community development 
* Contact Ottawa: voice mail box service for those who are unable to maintain a home phone line
Hours Branch 
Mon-Wed 9 am-5 pm * Thu 1 pm-5 pm * Fri 9:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Jun 
Mon-Wed 9 am-5 pm * Thu 9 am-8 pm * Fri 9 am-4:30 pm, Jul-Aug 
 
Health Services 
Mon 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm * Tue-Wed 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-8 pm * Thu 1 pm-8 pm * Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm, Sep-Jun  
Mon 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm * Tue-Wed 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-7:30 pm * Thu 10 am-12 noon, 1 pm-7:30 pm * Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm, Jul-Aug 
 
Walk-in clinic 
Mon 10 am-4:30 pm * Tue-Wed 10 am-7:30 pm * Thu 1 pm-7:30 pm * Fri 10 am-4 pm, Sep-Jun 
Mon 10 am-4 pm * Tue-Thu 10 am-7 pm * Fri 10 am-4 pm, Jul-Aug 
 
30 Rosemount Ave site 
Mon, Tue 9 am-5 pm * Wed 9 am-8 pm * Thu 1 pm-8 pm * Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Dates Year-round
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries North-South: Ottawa River to Carling Ave * East-West: Bronson Ave to Island Park Dr
Eligibility Anyone living or working within boundaries
Application To find which Community Health and Resource Centre serves a specific area, click here.
Languages English ; French ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Vietnamese ; Cambodian
Fees Service - Contact Ottawa: three months for $20 ; None - Accepts patients without OHIP coverage or money to pay for health services who live within designated boundaries.
Service Categories Centres for Independent Living ; Childbirth Education ; Community Health Centres ; Community Involvement Programs ; Community Voicemail ; General Counselling Services ; General Expectant/New Parent Assistance Programs ; Housing Expense Assistance ; In Person Crisis Intervention ~ Drop In Centres ; Parent Support Groups ; Prejob Guidance ; Prenatal Care ; School Readiness Programs ; Street Outreach Programs ; Welfare Rights Assistance ; Youth Enrichment Programs
Waiting List Yes, length varies according to program.
Contact Information
Primary Contact Tess Fremont-Cote, Communications Officer; Email: communications@swchc.on.ca
Primary Executive Naini Cloutier, Executive Director

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