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Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR ; The Olde Forge
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
2730 Carling Ave
Ottawa, ON K2B 7J1
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Intersection Richmond Rd and Pinecrest Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (11 Jun 2020): Due to COVID19, the centre is closed for programs until further notice. * Transportation to medical appointments, shopping, telephone check-ins and information and referral remain available. * Working with other agencies to coordinates services for seniors in the community. * Tax preparation services on hold indefinitely. * Free food boxes and delivery available until Jun 30, 2020.

Access to community resources

* meeting space (may be rented)
* assistance with income tax for low income seniors and people with disabilities
* home support service (home maintenance, homemaking, light housekeeping and companion care)
* Seniors' Recreation Program

Local Information and Referral Service:
* social agencies
* community organizations
* government
* recreational activities
* education
Hours COVID-19 Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm, Sep-Jun * Mon-Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm, Jul-Aug
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Community Support Services: Area bounded by the city limits to the west, Woodroffe Avenue to the east, north of the Queensway and Clyde Avenue, south of the Queensway, Ottawa River to the north, and Baseline Road to the south.

For home maintenance, housekeeping and companion care: to the North Ottawa River, to the south Hunt Club Rd to the West Eagleson Rd and to the East Kirkwood Ave.

A catchment area map is available on the website
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
Residents of the West End of Ottawa * Community support services are for seniors 55 years and older or persons with physical disabilities
Application Call to apply
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Some services have fees associated to them ; Publications
Service Categories Comprehensive Information and Referral ; Directory/Resource List Publication ; Meeting Space ; Support Group Clearinghouses
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-829-9777
Fax 613-829-9318
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Colleen Taylor, Executive Director; Email:
Other Details
Established 1978
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Local Health Integration Network ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107794000 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected at the annual general meeting usually held in June
Print Material "Olde Forge Guide to Community Services: Senior's Directory " is a comprehensive directory of community facilities, organizations and services * fee $6.00
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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