Ottawa Coalition of Community Houses

Site: Ottawa - Russell Rd

Service: Russell Heights Community House

Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website
Office Phone 613-736-9855
After Hours Phone Answering machine
Fax 613-736-9859
Located In Community Ottawa
Address 1799 Russell Rd, Unit E
Ottawa, ON K1G 0N1
Google Map
Intersection St Laurent Blvd and Smyth Rd
Accessibility Not Accessible - Call ahead for assistance
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Non-profit community organization providing social, recreational, educational and health programs and services. 
Programs offered: Preschool * Playgroup with visiting community nurse * English and French Homework Club * March Break and Summer Day Camps * Boys Clubs * Girls Groups * Basketball programs * Youth Outreach & Drop-In * Youth Academic & Employment Support * Ice Rink available in the winter months * Food Bank & Weekly Fresh Produce Distribution * Collective Kitchen * Clothing Cupboard * Computer Access
Hours Administration Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm * Programs: Mon 9 am-8:30 pm, Tue 9 am-7:30 pm, Wed 9 am-6 pm, Thu-Fri 9 am-8 pm * Sat-Sun afternoons, September-June 
Food Bank: second and fourth Wed of each month 4:30 pm-6 pm * senior citizens and people with disabilities may register for food bank from 1 pm-2 pm
Dates Closed for two weeks at the end of August and December, and all statutory holidays
Meetings Board Meeting: third Mon of the month 6:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) - Riverview Park area
Eligibility Residents of the Russell Heights community and surrounding area
Application Call or drop in 
To locate the food bank serving a region, use the Ottawa Food Bank locator, visit * Note: Be aware that area served boundaries may vary depending on whether the street address or the postal code is used to locate the proper food bank, if unsure, call to confirm.
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Basketball ; Drop In Centres ; English as a Second Language ; Food Banks ; Homework Help Programs ; Ice Skating ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Preschools ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Public Health Nursing ; Public Internet Access Sites
Contact Information
Primary Executive Sara Dwyer, House Director