Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre

Site: Ottawa - Gloucester Centre

Service: Children Who Witness Violence

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Names
Alternate Name EORC
Former Name Gloucester Centre for Community Resources
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Gloucester
Address & Map
Gloucester Centre
1980 Ogilvie Rd, 2nd Flr, Ste 215
Ottawa, ON K1J 9L3
 
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Intersection Blair Rd and Ogilvie Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Program for children witnesses of violence * children’s group for children who have experienced abuse towards their mothers and a parallel parenting group for the moms is offered * the groups are run twice a year 
 
Individual counseling offered to children 3 to 18 years old who have experienced abuse or witnessed it towards their mothers * follow up provided to children who have participated in a support group * parenting support also offered to mothers who have experienced abuse
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-May * Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, Jun-Aug
Meetings Groups meet in the evening
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 3 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
Children aged 3 to 18 years old who have witnessed abuse against their mothers * parenting support for mothers available
Application Call to apply * no referral needed * pre-group interviews with mothers and children are set to determine if the group is appropriate for them 
 
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Languages English ; French
Fees None ; Fee assistance available for child care costs.
Service Categories Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Abused Women ; Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Children of Abused Women/Men ; Child Guidance ~ Children of Abused Women/Men ; Child Guidance ~ Children Witnessing Violence
Waiting List Short waiting period * names are taken until there are enough individuals to start a group * individual counselling is offered until group starts
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-741-6025
TTY Phone 613-741-3556
Fax 613-741-7029
E-Mail info@eorc-creo.ca
Website www.eorc-creo.ca
Primary Contact Chantal Cadieux, Program Manager; Phone: 613-741-6025 ext 121; Email: ccadieux@eorc-creo.ca
Primary Executive Nathalie Lafrenière, Executive Director; Phone: 613-741-6025 ext 112; Email: nlafreniere@eorc-creo.ca
Other Details
Established 1979
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services * Ministry of Children and Youth Services * Champlain Local Health Integration Network ; Grants ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 129602470 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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