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Humanist Association of Ottawa

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 8773 
Ottawa, ON K1G 3J1
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Ethical and moral association * non-theistic but concerned about ethics; members have rejected any form of deity, and promote rationalism and secularism * offers information on non-religious, wedding and child dedication ceremonies * offers "undoctrination" ceremonies
Hours Vary, visit website for schedule
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Send an email or physical mail for more information
Languages English
Fees Membership
Service Categories Constitutional/Civil Rights Groups ~ Nonreligious/Secular Groups ; Mortuary Services ; Wedding Related Services
Contact Information
Social Media Facebook
Primary Executive J.P. Westlund, President; Email:
Other Details
Established 1968
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119238038 RR0001 ; Fees - Membership
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Humanist Perspectives Magazine
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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