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Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
First Unitarian Congregation of Ottawa
30 Cleary Ave, Room 7
Ottawa, ON K2A 4A1
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Intersection Cleary Ave and Richmond Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable * bus 11 and 87
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Provides a nurturing and fulfilling environment for persons living with a mental illness in a stable, affordable housing and a supportive community * dedicated to nurturing resident growth from isolation to inclusion, from stigma to acceptance and from uncertainty to trust * volunteers provide support for residents in their daily activities and allowing them to live more independently
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 25 year(s) and up 
Adults 25 years and older diagnosed with a psychiatric illness 
Residents are: 
* able to live autonomously with support 
* able to live with others  
* receptive to involvement with volunteers 
* willing to participate in social activities 
* are connected to a health professional for on-going medical support 
* have a good understanding of heir mental illness 
* are not abusing alcohol or drugs not have a history of violence
Application Call to apply
Languages English
Fees Program - Rent, hydro, cable ; None
Service Categories Psychiatric Rehabilitation ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Secured Supportive Housing Units ; Transitional Housing for Mental Health ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-233-8130
Fax Call first 613-233-8130
Social Media Facebook LinkedIn Twitter
Primary Contact Chris Jones, Executive Director, Ancoura; Phone: 613-327-6036; Email:
Alternate Contact Jacquie Guntensperger, Coordinator; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Virginia Junker, Volunteer Coordinator; Email:
Primary Executive Brian Harrison, President, Board of Directors; Email:
Alternate Executive Brooke Eagle; Email:
Other Details
Established 2009
Funding Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 876904921 RR0001 ; Fees - Rental fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Brochure * Information Kit for interested applicants * Newsletter
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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