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The Portia Learning Centre

Site: Ottawa East and Central

Service: The Portia Learning Centre

Alternate Name OCR
Legal Name The Portia Learning Centre Inc.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
204-1794 Courtwood Cres
Ottawa, ON K2C 2B5
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Intersection Woodward Dr and Maitland Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Unknown
Parking Free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Provides treatment for children with Autism and developmental disorders and delays * Uses Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI) based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) * Comprehensive early intervention program follows a developmental curriculum to teach the core elements of socialization, communication, play skill, academic skill and many others * learning through what motivates each child * parent involvement 
Stable learning environment * one-on-one therapy *Group and classroom setting * Home Programs and Consultative Services are available. Other services: Speech and language pathologist * Occupational therapy * social programs * jump start programs * workshops for parents and professionals
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kanata ; Ottawa ; Whitby
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information
Languages English ; French - limited services available
Fees Service
Service Categories Autism Therapy ; Developmental Disabilities Day Habilitation Programs ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone Ottawa 613-221-9777 ; Ottawa East 613-998-2511
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Charlene Gervais, Director of Operations; Phone: 613-591-9966
Alternate Contact Pam Giles, Clinical Coordinator; Phone: 613-221-9777; Email:
Primary Executive Karen McArthur, President and Chief Executive Officer
Other Details
Established 2006
Funding Fees
Print Material Information kit
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Staff certified by their respective professional associations

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