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The Royal

Site: Ottawa - 1145 Carling Ave

Service: Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre - Family Court Clinic

Alternate Name OCR ; Royal Ottawa Health Care Group
Former Name Royal Ottawa Hospital (2007)
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1145 Carling Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7K4
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Intersection Merivale Rd and Carling Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Family Court Clinic providing assessments for the courts in areas involving the Young Offender's Act and the Child and Family Services Act. The assessments provide the family and court with an understanding of prevailing problems and recommendations based on the child/youth's best interest. Evaluation services include pre-trial, pre-sentence assessment and evaluation for custody and visitation rights for family courts. 
Works in three areas: 
* When the youth charged under the Act on the criminal justice system for adolescents 
* Situations involving the well-being of children 
* Cases of custody and visitation
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Youth from 12-18 years old and their families * all children and families relating to Child Welfare court orders
Application A referral must be made by judicial, legal, and correctional systems
Languages English
Fees Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card
Service Categories Mental Health Evaluation ~ Families ; Mental Health Evaluation ~ Young Offenders ; Mental Health Evaluation ~ Youth
Waiting List Yes, presently there are significant waiting times to receive service.
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-722-6521 ext 6400
Fax 613-724-6554
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Primary Contact Julie Forgie, Administrative Assistant; Email:
Primary Executive Dr G. Motayne, Director, Psychiatrist
Alternate Executive Joan Garrow, Director of Patient Care; Phone: 613-722-6521 ext 6362; Fax: 613-798-2992
Other Details
Established 1961
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119129179 RR0001
Elections The Board of Trustees is appointed.
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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