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Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
11 Nadolny Sachs Priv, Suite 218
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9
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Intersection Broadview Ave and Carling Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Promotes quality of life, in a Jewish environment, for people with developmental disabilities * fosters personal growth and community involvement * supports members of the Jewish community and community at large 
Residential services include: group homes * supported independent living * respite care and in-home support * summer and March break camp for children 
Outreach services include: Jewish religious and cultural programming * working with clients in their own homes * several day activity programs including supported employment and volunteer work * performing and visual arts programs for persons with developmental disabilities
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Adults with developmental disabilities
Application Call Service Coordination to apply
Languages English
Fees Program - Some fees may apply for individuals not fully funded through the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; None
Service Categories Adult In Home Respite Care ; Adult Out of Home Respite Care ; Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Supportive Housing for People with Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-725-3519
Fax 613-725-6045
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Mark Palmer, Executive Director; Phone: 613-725-3519 ext 103; Email:
Alternate Contact Laurie Oakley, Residential Operations Manager; Phone: 613-725-3519 ext 110
Volunteer Coordinator Email:
Primary Executive Mark Palmer, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Lisa Giffin, Human Resource Manager; Phone: 613-725-3519 ext 101
Other Details
Established 1980
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 108063686 RR0001 ; Foundation - Jewish Federation of Ottawa
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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