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Ottawa Council of Women

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1786 McMaster Ave
Ottawa, ON K1K 3W2
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Intersection Heron Rd and Walkley Rd
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Physical Access Fully Accessible - General meeting venues
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Non-sectarian, non-partisan federation of associations of women, women and men, and some individual members, in the national capital region * each association retains their independence and their own tenets * their common purpose is working towards improving the lives of women and their families, improving their communities, their province and their country 
Serves as a forum for the exchange of ideas of social justice policy and for local advocacy * formulation of presentations of respective established policy to provincial and federal governments * not a funding source for organizations or individuals
Hours Irregular, call or email for details
Areas Served Ottawa
Boundaries National Capital Region
Eligibility Ages: 21 year(s) and up 
Adults 21 years and older
Application Call or send an e-mail for more information.
Languages English
Fees Membership - Individual $35, organizations: 1-25 members: $35 * 26-100 members: $40 * more than 100 members: $50 (2017)
Service Categories Networking/Relationship Building Support ~ Women's Issues ; Political Action/Lobbying Groups ~ Women's Issues ; Women's Advocacy Groups
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-744-1711
Primary Contact Sheila Perry, President; Email:
Alternate Contact Beverlee McIntosh, Secretary; Email:
Primary Executive Sheila Perry, President
Alternate Executive Jane Wandell, Treasurer
Other Details
Established 1894
Funding Membership fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Accreditation No * Affiliated with the National Council of Women of Canada and the Provincial Council of Women of Ontario

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