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Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre

Site: Ottawa - Carson's Rd

Service: Carson Community House

Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR
Former Name Overbrook-Forbes Community Resource Centre
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
710 Carson's Rd, Unit 102
Ottawa, ON K1K 2H3
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Intersection Montreal Rd and Carson Rd
Mailing Address c/o Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre 
815 St. Laurent Blvd 
Ottawa, ON K1K 3A7
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Services and activities to the residents of the Carson area such as: homework club (HWC) * after school programs (ASP) * youth groups * sports activities * volunteer programs * crisis intervention * referrals * short-term counselling * group support * low-income energy assistance program * voice mail * free access to computers * early years play groups * summer day camps for children 6-12 * delivers special activities such as: Community BBQ * Holiday dinners, etc. 
There is no food bank.
Hours COVID-19 (26 May 2020): Closed until further notice.
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Residents of Ward 13: K1K and certain K1M and K1G
Application Drop in or call 
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Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Children's Play Groups ; Community Meals ; Community Voicemail ; Day Camps ; Drop In Centres for People at Risk ; General Counselling Services ; Homework Help Programs ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Utility Assistance ; Volunteer Opportunities
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-314-6031 ; 613-745-0073
Fax 613-741-9292
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Caryn Lafreniere; Phone: 613-745-0073 ext 209; Email:
Alternate Contact Aline Abdulnour; Phone: 613-745-0073 ext 105; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Catherine Burnett, Coordinator: Administration and Finance; Phone: 613-745-0073 ext 110; Email:
Primary Executive Yacouba Traoré, Executive Director; Phone: 613-745-0073 ext 101; Email:
Other Details
Established 1982: Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre * Program 2001: Carson Community House
Funding City / Town ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 897960498 RR0001 ; United Way ; Foundation
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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