Ottawa Coalition of Community Houses

Site: Ottawa - Russell Rd

Service: Russell Heights Community House

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Record #: OCR2350 Last Full Update: 23 Jun 2015
Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website
Office Phone613-736-9855
After Hours PhoneAnswering machine
Located In CommunityOttawa
Address1799 Russell Rd, Unit E
Ottawa, ON K1G 0N1
Google Map
IntersectionSt Laurent Blvd and Smyth Rd
AccessibilityNot Accessible - Call ahead for assistance
Bus Route NotesOC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
ParkingFree 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
HoursAdministration 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
DatesClosed for two weeks at the end of August and December, and all statutory holidays
MeetingsBoard Meeting: third Mon of the month 6:30 pm
Areas ServedOttawa (City of) - Riverview Park area
EligibilityResidents of the Russell Heights community and surrounding area
ApplicationCall 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.
Service CategoriesBasketball ; 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 ExecutiveSara Dwyer, House Director