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Operation Come Home

Site: Ottawa - Gloucester St

Service: Cactus Youth Drop-In and Resource Centre

Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
150 Gloucester St
Ottawa, ON K2P 0A6
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Intersection O'Connor St and Laurier Ave W
Mailing Address PO Box 53157 
Ottawa, ON K1N 1C5
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (25 Mar 2020) Operation Come Home has closed the centre for the next two weeks. Youth will continue to be supported via phone, text and email with housing, employment, addictions, mental health and more throughout the time the centre is closed. In-person services will be re-assessed on April 8th. As the phones will not be answered during the closure, please email if needed. 
Where To Go For Meals: visit their Facebook page.
Information and resource centre for homeless youth * Weekly visits from outreach workers such as mental health nurses and sexual health nurses * Hot breakfast every morning * Up to ten items a week from the food bank * Clothing and hygiene products *
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-11:30 am
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 25 year(s) 
Youth 16-25 years old who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless
Application Drop in
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Food Banks ; Youth Centres ~ At Risk for Homelessness ; Youth Centres ~ Homeless Youth
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-230-4663
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-4663
Fax 613-230-8223
Social Media Facebook Flickr Instagram Twitter
Primary Executive Elspeth McKay, Executive Director; Email:
Other Details
Established 1971
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119068997 RR0001 ; Corporate sponsorships
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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