Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre

Site: Kanata - MacNeil Crt

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Record #: OCR1114 Last Full Update: 16 Jun 2014
Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website
Office Phone613-591-3686
After Hours PhoneAnswering machine
TDD Phone613-591-0484
Located In CommunityKanata
Address2 MacNeil Crt
Ottawa, ON K2L 4H7
Google Map
IntersectionCastlefrank Rd and Hazeldean Rd
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Bus Route NotesOC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
ParkingFree parking
Description and Services
Description (Service)Community and social services

General Services
* Information, referral, short-term counselling
* support in times of crisis
* Confidential gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer (GLBTQ) counselling and referral
* Community Development
* Millennium Learning Centre

­Services for Children, Youth and Families
* Ontario Early Years Centre
* Confident Children's Program
* Bully Prevention Program
* Child Witness Program
* Child and Youth Community Development
* The Zone drop-in for Youth

Community Support Programs for seniors and adults with physical disabilities
* Adult Day Program
* Diners' Club
* Home Help and Home Maintenance Program
* Telephone Reassurance Program
* Meals on Wheels
* respite care
* friendly visiting
* transportation to medical and non-medical appointments

Violence Against Women Program
* individual and group counselling for abused women and their children
* Peer Support program (volunteers supporting abused women)
* Chrysalis House, a shelter for abused women (24h crisis line 613-591-5901)

Additional services
* Aphasia Centre of Ottawa
* Addictions and Problem Gambling Services of Ottawa
* Amethyst Women's Addiction Centre
* Family Services à la famille Ottawa
* Home Management Services
* Ottawa Children's Treatment Centre
* Healthy Babies, Healthy Children
* Healthy Sexuality Clinic
* Chinese Community Services
* Infant Hearing Clinic (CHEO)
* ESL (English as a Second Language) classes
* First Words
* Speech and/or Language Pathologist
* Diabetes Education Program
* Parkinson's Society
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, September-May * Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, June-August * Evenings by appointment
Areas ServedOttawa (City of)
BoundariesKanata, West Carleton, and Goulbourn
EligibilityResidents of Kanata, Goulbourn, West Carleton (and Nepean for Community Support Programs) * Ontario Early Years Centre birth-6 years * Confident Children's Program 6-11 years
ApplicationTo find the centre serving your area, visit this link: www.coalitionottawa.ca/en/find-your-chrc.aspx
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FeesService - Fees may apply to some Community Support Services ; None
Service CategoriesAbuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Children of Abused Women/Men ; Adolescent/Youth Counselling ; Adult Day Programs ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Adult Day Programs ~ Dementia ; Bullying Prevention ; Child Guidance ~ Children of Abused Women/Men ; Conflict Resolution Training ~ Children ; Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Family Counselling ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ; General Counselling Services ; General Counselling Services ~ Abused Women ; General Counselling Services ~ Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Individuals ; Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Services ; Home Management Instruction ~ Disability Benefit Recipients ; Home Management Instruction ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; Homemaker Assistance ; In Home Meal Preparation ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Medical Appointments Transportation ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres ; Nongovernmental Agency Departments ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Self Esteem Workshops ~ Children ; Senior Ride Programs ; Separation/Divorce Support Groups ~ Children of Divorced Parents ; Sexual Orientation Counselling ; Social Skills Training ~ Children ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling ; Yard Maintenance ; Youth Enrichment Programs
Waiting ListYes, for the Adult Day Program and children's programs * none for the other programs
Contact Information
Primary ContactCounsellor
Primary ExecutiveCathy Jordan, Executive Director; Email: jordan@wocrc.ca