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Residential Placement Advisory Committee

Alternate Name OCR ; RPAC
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Mailing Address 1755 Courtwood Cres 
Ottawa, ON K2C 3J2
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Seeks to enhance decision-making in the area of residential care for children. 
Conducts reviews of residential placements * informs and assists parents, children and service providers about the availability and appropriateness of residential services and their alternatives across Ontario
Hours Irregular hours, call for more information
Meetings Meetings are scheduled by the Coordinator in a suitable location as the need arises * The committee meets several times per year to perform case reviews
Areas Served Cornwall ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Renfrew
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Reviews are mandatory for children placed for more than 90 days in a residence of 10 or more beds * reviews are discretionary if a youth objects to a residential placement in a foster group home or a residence
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Child/Youth Placement Evaluation Programs
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-741-2599
Toll Free Phone 1-888-741-2599
Fax 613-741-2599
Primary Contact Louise Lamarche, Coordinator
Other Details
Established 1986
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Elections The Chairperson and Coordinator are appointed by the Ministry of Children and Youth Services; the remaining members of the Committee are volunteers from the community.
Print Material Pamphlets
Accreditation Operates under the Child, Youth and Family Services Act

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