Bruce House

Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
251 Bank St, Ste 402
Ottawa, ON K2P 1X3
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Intersection Bank St and Somerset St W
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Support and housing options for persons living with Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) / Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) * compassionate care 
The Apartment Program: Independent living in 20 to 30 rent geared-to-income apartments * some individual advocacy, counselling and referral 
The Group Residence: 24 hour care * support for seven individuals who need physical and psychosocial support * services provided vary according to needs, from simple assistance in daily living to palliative care * location of this residence is confidential
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility People living with Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS)
Application Referral form must be completed, usually by physician or social worker * assessment of needs conducted
Languages English
Fees Service - Rent is geared to income.
Service Categories Group Residences for Adults with Disabilities ~ AIDS/HIV ; Palliative Care ~ AIDS/HIV ; Semi-Independent Living Residences for Adults with Disabilities ~ AIDS/HIV
Waiting List Yes, up to 1 year or longer
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-729-0911
Fax 613-729-0959
Primary Contact Clive Carter, Transition House Coordinator; Phone: 613-729-0911 ext 24
Alternate Contact Doug Cooper, Team Leader - Apartment Program; Phone: 613-729-0911 ext 25
Volunteer Coordinator Linda Truglia, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-729-0911 ext 28
Primary Executive Rob Alexander, Executive Director; Phone: 613-729-0911 ext 24
Other Details
Established 1988
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Grants - Somerset West Community Health Centre ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 134127166 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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