Britannia Woods Community House

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Description and Services
Description (Service) Community and recreational programs that are geared to the needs of residents of the Britannia Woods (Ritchie Street), Ottawa Community Housing neighborhood 
 
Programs: 
* after-school educational programs  
* recreational programming for children and youth  
* youth leadership training 
* youth basketball  
* homework club 
* summer camps 
* lunch club program 
* Millennium Learning Centre 
* Emergency Food Pantry
Hours Community House Mon, Wed 9:30 am-4 pm * Tue, Thu 7 am-4 pm * Fri 9 am-2 pm  
Emergency Food Pantry Tue 6 pm-8 pm * Fri 9:30 am-11:30 am
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Britannia Woods and Britannia Heights area
Eligibility Programs offered to residents of Britannia Woods (Ritchie Street) * Food Bank also available to surrounding areas, call to confirm if address is within catchment area
Application Drop in or call

To locate the food bank serving a region, use the Ottawa Food Bank locator by clicking here. * NOTE: be aware the postal code may direct callers living close to a boundary to the wrong food bank. Always inform the callers of this possibility. The clients should provide their address to ensure they are oriented towards the right resource. If you are unsure of a referral, call the Food Bank.
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Somali
Fees None
Service Categories Basketball ~ Adolescents ; Day Camps ; Drop In Centres ; English as a Second Language ; Food Banks ; Food Preparation Facilities ; Homework Help Programs ; Leadership Development ~ Adolescents ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres ; Preschools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; School Lunches/Snacks ; School Readiness Programs
Waiting List Yes, varies according to program
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-820-0853
Fax 613-829-9522
E-Mail general@britanniawoods.com
Website www.britanniawoods.com
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Executive Mohamed Sofa, Executive Director; Email: msofa@britanniawoods.com
Names
Alternate Name Britannia Woods Food Pantry ; Ottawa Coalition of Community Houses
Legal Name Britannia Woods Community House Inc.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
115 Ritchie St, Unit 9
Ottawa, ON K2B 6E8
 
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Intersection Carling Ave and Pinecrest Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Other Details
Established 1978
Funding City / Town ; Grants ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 859656415RR0001 ; United Way - Community Foundation of Ottawa - Homework Club ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Pamphlets * Program schedule
Resources Website, Computer and Internet access
Accreditation No

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