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Centretown Community Health Centre

Site: Ottawa - Cooper St

Service: Medical Services

Alternate Name CCHC ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
420 Cooper St
Ottawa, ON K2P 2N6
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Intersection Bank 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 * pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Health centre focused on family and community health 
* general practice by appointment 
* medical walk-in for registered clients only 
* urgent care for registered clients only 
* obstetrics 
* prenatal and postnatal support 
* nutrition counselling 
* harm reduction services 
* options counselling for unplanned pregnancies 
* referrals to specialists 
* chiropody 
* community-based diabetes education 
* health education and support on issues like stress reduction, healthy weight, smoking cessation 
* health education and support programs and services for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, two-spirit and questioning community members 
* Homeless Initiative: assistance to obtain a health card, anonymous human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing and counselling, Needle Exchange Program
Hours Medical services Mon-Wed 8:30 am-8 pm * Thu 1 pm-5 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4 pm 
Walk-in medical clinic Mon-Fri 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Boundaries Wellington St (North) to Rideau River (South) and Rideau Canal (East) to Bronson Ave (West)
Eligibility People who live in service boundaries and do not have another family doctor 
* walk-in medical clinic: patients already registered
Application Call for an appointment or drop in * drop-in is on first arrived, first served basis 
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Languages English ; French
Fees None - Accepts clients without Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) coverage
Service Categories AIDS/HIV/STD Prevention Supplies ; Community Health Centres ; General Health Education Programs ; General Health Education Programs ~ LGBTQ2+ Individuals ; HIV Testing ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Nutrition Education ; Nutrition Education ~ Diabetes ; Obstetrics/Gynecology ; Postpartum Care ; Pre-Abortion Counselling ; Prenatal Care ; Pro-Choice Pregnancy Counselling ; Smoking/Vaping Cessation ; Urgent Care Centres
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-233-4697
Primary Executive Simone Thibault, Executive Director
Other Details
Established 1969
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 106903073 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Canadian Centre for Accreditation * member of the Association of Ontario Health Centres

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