Carlington Community Health Centre

Site: Ottawa

Service: Health and Social Services

Description and Services
Description (Service) Community health centre

Health services: family medical care with a 24-hour on-call service * Assertive Community Treatment Program

Social services: crisis intervention * home support services * community development * youth programs * support groups * parent/child programs * information and referral * family violence program * collective kitchen

Millennium Learning Centre (English/French): offers free access to computers, the Internet and resources for job-seekers

Contact Ottawa: voice mail box service for those who are unable to maintain a home phone line, available for a nominal fee

Parent/Child Programs: drop-in * parent support program * baby cupboard * prenatal care * breastfeeding support * Headstart Nursery School

Satellite offices: they provide services at outreach locations: Bellevue * Debra Dynes * Scott Hill/Van Lang

Hours Mon, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue, Wed, Thu 8:30 am-8 pm
Dates Year-round
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries North-South: Ottawa River to Baseline Rd 
East-West: Island Park Dr and Fisher Ave to Woodroffe Ave and Sherbourne Rd
Eligibility Residents living within defined client service area
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Languages English ; French ; Arabic
Fees None
Service Categories Baby Clothing ; Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Career Awareness ; Classroom Training ; Community Voicemail ; Food Preparation Facilities ; Formula/Baby Food ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Prejob Guidance ; Preschools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Tax Preparation Assistance ; Toys/Toy Loan
Waiting List Waiting period for some services may apply.
Contact Information
Office Phone General services 613-722-4000 * medical services 613-722-2161 * assertive community treatment services 613-722-9731
TTY Phone 613-761-7633
Fax General services 613-761-1805 * medical services 613-722-8471 * assertive community treatment services 613-722-8244
Primary Contact Cameron MacLeod, Executive Director; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Zoey Feder, Coordinator of Volunteers; Phone: 613-722-4000 ext 265; Email:
Primary Executive Frances Tanner, Chair, Board of Directors; Email:
Alternate Name Carlingston CHC ; CCHC
Legal Name Carlington Community Health Centre
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
900 Merivale Rd
Ottawa, ON K1Z 5Z8
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Intersection Merivale Rd and Carling Ave
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
Parking Free parking
Other Details
Established 1984
Funding City / Town - City of Ottawa ; Provincial - Champlain Local Health Integration Network ; Federal ; Grants ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 106874670 RR0001 ; Foundation
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Housing assistant, crisis intake, computers, Internet access, job bank
Accreditation Yes, by Canadian Centre for Accreditation * designated under French Language Services Act Ontario * Member of the Canadian Association of Community Health Centres * Member of the Association of Ontario Health Centres * Member of the Coalition of Ottawa Community Health & Resource Centres

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