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Connecting Ottawa

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Names
Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR ; The Facilitator Program
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Vanier Community Service Centre
290 Dupuis St
Ottawa, ON K1L 1A2
 
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Intersection Vanier Pkwy and Montreal Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID19 (2 Jun 2020): Connecting Ottawa remains available to support front-line workers to provide appropriate legal information and referrals to clients during this period. Front-line workers can reach out with questions to info@connectingottawa.com.

Support services to improve access to justice for people who do not speak English or French or who face a barrier to communication due to a disability, a sensory impairment or another condition

* support front-line community to develop capacity to provide appropriate legal information
* case management support
* legal and community information, referral and coordination
* website directory of legal, social and communication services
* public and staff legal education workshops
Hours COVID19: Irregular, call for details
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Primarily serves service providers that are helping clients with low fluency in English or French, or who face a barrier to communication due to a disability, a sensory impairment or another condition.
Application A list of partners is available on the website * contact info@connectingottawa.com
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Burmese ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Dari ; Farsi ; Kinyarwanda ; Lingala ; Pashto ; Russian ; Somali ; Spanish ; Swahili ; Turkish ; Twi ; Urdu ; Azari ; Tshiluba ; Kirundi ; Creole
Fees None
Service Categories General Legal Aid ~ Communication Impairments ; General Legal Aid ~ Immigrants (Canada) ; Legal Assistance Referral Services ; Legal Counselling ~ Communication Impairments ; Legal Counselling ~ Immigrants (Canada) ; Legal Information Services ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Legal Issues
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Fax 613-744-3960
E-Mail info@connectingottawa.com
Website connectingottawa.com
Social Media Facebook LinkedIn Twitter
Primary Contact Gina Grosenick, Project Manager
Other Details
Funding Foundation - Law Foundation of Ontario
Resources Website

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