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Ottawa Children's Coordinated Access and Referral to Services

Alternate Name Coordinated Access ; OCR ; Ottawa Childrens Coordinated Access and Referral to Services
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
2675 Queensview Dr
Ottawa, ON K2B 8K2
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Intersection Pinecrest Rd and Highway 417
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Brings together mental health and developmental agencies in order to: 
* Provide case resolution and referral to services for children / youth most in need in the mental health, education and developmental service sector; 
* Operate a Francophone and Anglophone mechanism for case resolution and single point of access to day-treatment programs. 
Is committed to: 
* Developing a service plan that is child-centered and family-focused; 
* Recommending the least intrusive measure possible; 
* Forwarding referrals to the appropriate agency; 
* Acting as a consultant for the family and primary worker.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa - and surrounding area
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Two essential criteria need to be met before a referral can be made: 
1. Support and service options in the community have been exhausted. As a result, the service system is unable to respond to the needs of the child/youth. 
2. The child/youth has multiple complex mental health and developmental needs. Many will have more than one challenge such as mental health problems, psychiatric disorders, behavioral issues, dual diagnosis, family conflict, concurrent disorders.
Application Professionals from the mental health sector, youth justice services, school boards, child protection services, developmental service sector bring forward applications to the Committee.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Children ~ Mental Health Issues
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-729-0577 ext 1251
Fax 613-288-0426
Primary Contact Claire Cantin, Administrative Assistant; Email:
Primary Executive Natasha Tatartcheff-Quesnel, Manager; Phone: 613-729-0577 ext 1256; Email:
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Elections The Steering Committee is appointed.
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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