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Alternate Name OCISO ; OCR
Former Name Ottawa Carleton Immigrant Services Organization
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
959 Wellington St W
Ottawa, ON K1Y 2X5
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Intersection Parkdale Ave and Wellington St W
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable Route 11
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free occasional parking on the street (two hours)
Description and Services
Description (Service) Mental health outreach * short or long-term counselling program * equipped to provide psychotherapy services to the immigrant and refugee population in Ottawa * psychotherapy for clients suffering from migration and culture-related issues * specialized assistance to survivors of war trauma, political persecution, imprisonment and torture * clinical supervisor and counsellors available for consultations and specific training
Hours Mon-Fri * hours are flexible * evening appointments available
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Newcomers, refugees and immigrants
Application Contact Patricia Davies or complete the online referral form here
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Dari ; Farsi ; Greek ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Tigrinya
Fees Service - sliding scale ; Can be waived for clients on limited income
Service Categories General Counselling Services ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Psychodynamic Therapy ~ Immigrants/Refugees
Waiting List Yes, 4-12 weeks
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-725-5671 ext 322
Fax 613-725-9054
Primary Contact Patricia Davies, Counselling Program Manager
Primary Executive Leslie Emory, Executive Director; Phone: 613-725-5671 ext 312
Other Details
Established 1978
Funding City / Town ; Provincial ; Federal ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107805632 RR0001 ; United Way ; Foundation
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Program brochures
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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