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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 
* 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 
* Income tax preparation assistance
Hours Branch : Mon, Wed 9 am-5 pm * Tue 9 am-8 pm * Thu 1 pm-8 pm * Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Health Services : Mon, Wed 9 am-12 pm, 1 pm-5 pm * Tue 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-8 pm * Thu 1 pm-8 pm * Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm 
Walk-in Clinic : Mon, Wed 1 pm-4:30 pm * Tue, Thu 1 pm-7:30 pm * Fri 1 pm-4 pm
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 ; 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 ; Tax Preparation Assistance ; Welfare Rights Assistance ; Youth Enrichment Programs
Waiting List Yes, length varies according to program.
Contact Information
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
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Primary Contact Tess Fremont-Cote, Communications Officer; Email: communications@swchc.on.ca
Primary Executive Naini Cloutier, Executive Director; Email: ncloutier@swchc.on.ca
Alternate Executive Merry Cardinal R.N. BScN, Director, Primary Health Care; Email: merry@swchc.on.ca
Names
Alternate Name CHRC ; CHRCS
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
55 Eccles St
Ottawa, ON K1R 6S3
 
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Intersection Booth St and Somerset St W
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free occasional parking on the street * limited visitor parking at the back
Other Details
Established 1972
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ministry of Community and Social Services * Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118881671 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Annual report * pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by the Canadian Centre for Accreditation (CCA) * Member of the Association of Ontario Health Centres

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