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Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
40 Cobourg St
Ottawa, ON K1N 8Z6
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Intersection Vanier Pkwy and St Patrick St
Mailing Address c/o Nathalie Falardeau 
40 Cobourg St 
Ottawa, ON K1N 8Z6
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID19 (6 May 2020): Centre is physically closed during the pandemic. They are still available by phone, email ( and chat on their website. They've also launched "La chaine d'amitie", an initiative to reduce isolation via phone check-ins and virtual activities.

Offers intake activities and services for prevention and support to a large clientele. The priority is to work with at risk individuals and with low-income families.

Programs include:
* Prevention of social withdrawal of children, preteens, and teenagers by hosting diverse recreational activities, homework clubs, day camps during school breaks (March break and summer)
* Integration of adults with intellectual disabilities through daily autonomy, personal development, and spiritual growth workshops, diverse recreational activities, referral to specialized services
* Social integration of elderly persons through social and recreational activities to break isolation, social and support services in order to favour autonomy and healthful habits
* Community projects and activities for all residents of the neighbourhood, regardless of which language they speak. Services and activities offered in partnership with other organizations

In collaboration with several partners, the activities and services of the Patro d'Ottawa also include peer-assistance groups, and referrals to specialized services. The Patro rents its rooms to community organizations.
Hours COVID19: By phone Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
Individuals aged 4 and older
Application Call, visit website or drop-in
Languages French
Fees Program
Service Categories Agency Facility Space ; Ethnocultural Multipurpose Centres ~ Francophone Community ; Homework Help Programs
Waiting List Yes, length varies according to program
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-789-7733
Fax 613-789-7786
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter
Primary Contact Nathalie Falardeau, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 613-789-7733 ext 246
Alternate Contact Sylvie Leclerc, Program Director; Phone: 613-789-7733 ext 235; Email:
Primary Executive Johanne Lacombe, Executive Director; Phone: 613-789-7733 ext 232
Other Details
Established 1957
Funding City / Town - City of Ottawa ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119086775 RR0001 ; United Way ; Fees - Membership fees; participant fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets * posters
Resources Website * meeting rooms available
Accreditation No

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