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Somerset West Community Health Centre

Site: Ottawa - Eccles St

Service: Health and Social Services

Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
55 Eccles St
Ottawa, ON K1R 6S3
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Intersection Booth St and Somerset St W
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free occasional parking on street
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (22 April 2020) In order to respond to the COVID-19 substantial changes were made to the services offered. In-person contact is now limited and offer telephone and virtual support as an alternative. All groups, classes and events are cancelled until further notice.

The health walk-in clinics are closed. Primary health care operates by appointment at the 30 Rosemount Branch. Mental Health, harm reduction and social services walk-in operate at the 55 Eccles St location only.

This information is regularly updated on their website.

* Primary care * Walk-in clinic * Prenatal and Postnatal Care * Obstetrics * Foot care * Dietetics * Acupuncture * HIV testing * Dental screening * Outreach nursing * Immunization * Counselling * Practical assistance and social services in English (drop-in, for anyone living in the Somerset West Community Health Centre boundary) * Practical assistance, social services and case management in Cantonese, Cambodian, Mandarin and Vietnamese (for anyone in the City of Ottawa) * Health promotion and education * Needle exchange and safer inhalation harm reduction services (drop-in room and mobile van; for anyone in the City of Ottawa)
Hours COVID-19 -- Irregular, call for details
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Ottawa River (North) to Carling Ave (South) and Bronson Ave (East) to Island Park Dr (West)
Eligibility People who live within the boundaries.
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information. 
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Languages English ; French ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Vietnamese ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Service Categories Community Health Centres ; General Health Education Programs ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ; Medical Social Work ; Nutrition Education ; Obstetrics/Gynecology ; Podiatry/Foot Care ; Postpartum Care ; Prenatal Care ; Smoking/Vaping Cessation ; Street Outreach Programs ; Walk In Medical Clinics
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-238-8210
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Executive Naini Cloutier, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Suzanne Obiorah, Director, Primary Health Care; Phone: 613-238-1220; Fax: 613-235-2982
Other Details
Established 1972
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118881671 RR0001 ; United Way
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets * Programs and Services Guide * Annual Report
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Community Organizational Health Inc. * Member of the Association of Ontario Health Centres

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