Alternate Name CHRC ; CHRCS ; Nepean Rideau and Osgoode Community Resource Centre ; NROCRC
Former Name Nepean Community Resource Centre ; Nepean Community Support Services
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Nepean
Address & Map
Emerald Plaza
1547 Merivale Rd, Unit 240, 2nd Flr
Ottawa, ON K2G 4V3
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Intersection Merivale Rd and Meadowlands Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Integrated social services for the Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode area (some programs are offered to all residents of Ottawa) * information and referral * counselling for individuals, couples, youth and families * community development * violence against women services * elder abuse response and referral * youth programs * after school kids programs * playgroups (0-6 years) * health promotion groups * referral to emergency food programs for residents of Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode Townships * Baby Cupboard (diapers) * Diabetes Education Program * Good Food Box * Tools 4 School * Income tax preparation assistance * financial counselling services * general legal advice, notarization of documents and affidavits 
Referral to following programs: Toy Mountain * The Snowsuit Fund * Christmas Exchange * various programs/services provided during the holiday season by local faith and community groups
Hours Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Jun * Tue, Thu 8:30 am-8 pm * Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, Jul-Aug * Closed for lunch from 12 noon-1 pm each day * Legal services drop-in last Thu of the month 1 pm-4 pm * 2nd Thu of the month 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm * Walk-in Counselling Clinic Thu 1:30 pm-8 pm, last appointment at 6:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Varies: some for residents of Nepean, Osgoode and Rideau Townships; some for all Ottawa residents
Application Call or send an email.
Languages English ; French - Some programs
Fees None
Service Categories Adolescent/Youth Counselling ; Children's Play Groups ; Christmas Programs ; Comprehensive Information and Referral ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Diabetes ; Diapers ; Early Childhood Family Centres ; Early Literacy Development Programs ; Elder Abuse Prevention ; Emergency Food Clearinghouses ; Family Counselling ; Family Life Education ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ; Formula/Baby Food ; Fresh Food ; General Counselling Services ; Legal Counselling ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres ; Notary Public Services ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling ~ Abused Women ; Tax Preparation Assistance ; Wellness Programs ; Youth Enrichment Programs
Waiting List Yes, varies on program
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-596-5626
Fax 613-596-1870
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Nancy Dudman, Administrative Assistant; Email:
Primary Executive Sandy Wooley, Executive Director; Email:
Other Details
Established 1990
Funding City / Town ; Provincial ; Federal
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets * flyers * newsletters * posters * annual reports
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Member of the Association of Ontario Health Centres

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