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University of Ottawa

Site: Ottawa - 85 University Private - UCU 220

Service: Women's Resource Centre

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
University Centre
85 University Private, UCU 220
Ottawa, On K1N 8Z4
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Intersection Bronson Ave and Campus Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Drop-in centre * peer-to-peer support listening * lending library of feminist books * workshops, events, discussion groups * referral to community services * distribution of safe sex materials (condoms, dental dams, lubricant), menstrual products and pregnancy tests * child-friendly toys and books, as well as resources on childcare and health for mothers * quiet semi-private space for breastfeeding and phone calls
Hours Varies by semester, call for information
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Drop-in
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Drop In Centres for People at Risk ~ Women ; Special Libraries ~ Women's Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Women's Issues ; Women's Centres
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-562-5800 ext 5755
Fax 613-562-5969
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Other Details
Established 1974
Funding Fundraising ; Private - Student Levy distributed by the Student Federation
Print Material Brochures * Pamphlets * Resource Sheets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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