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Islam Care Centre

Alternate Name Dawah Centre ; ICC ; Islam Care ; OCR
Former Name Dawah Centre ; Islamic Information Centre ; Lisgar Mosque
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
375 Somerset St W, 2nd Flr
Ottawa, ON K2P 0K1
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Intersection Bank St and Somerset St W
Mailing Address c/o Sulaiman Khan 
375 Somerset St W 
Ottawa, ON K2P 0K1
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable Routes 11, 6, 7
Physical Access Not Accessible - one flight of stairs
Parking Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Islamic resource centre * supports, advises and teaches new Muslims * offers faith-based counselling for most issues* sponsors public lectures * supplies public libraries, and institutions with Islamic books and resources * offers books and other Islamic materials to non-Muslims * on-site book store with gift items, artifacts, * focuses on social services to provide support for women, children, and youth with family problems, certified counselors for matters such as family violence, mental health, addictions, marriage, youth, etc.
Hours Mon-Fri 10 am-6 pm * Sat-Sun irregular, call to confirm
Meetings Friday congregations 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St (entrance at corner of Elgin St) Ottawa ON
Areas Served Ottawa
Boundaries Ottawa downtown * centretown
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Drop-in or call to book an appointment
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Hindi ; Ojibway - Access to Cree interpretation ; Punjabi ; Somali ; Urdu
Fees Membership ; Donation - welcome
Service Categories Cultural Heritage Groups ~ Muslim Community ; Ethnocultural Collections ~ Muslim Community ; Faith Based Counselling ~ Muslim Community ; General Counselling Services ~ Muslim Community ; Humanities Activities/Events ~ Cultural/Racial Issues ; Large Print Materials/Collections ~ Cultural/Racial Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-232-0210
Fax Call first 613-232-0210
Social Media Facebook Flickr Instagram LinkedIn Pinterest Twitter Yelp YouTube
Primary Executive Qamar Masood, President; Phone: 613-859-6250; Email:
Alternate Executive Sulaiman Khan, Managing Director; Phone: 613-702-6294 * 613-323-0210; Email:
Other Details
Established 1999
Funding Grants ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 872009477 RR0001 ; Fees
Elections For Board of Directors, 4-year term
Print Material Library * brochures * books * pamphlets * posters
Resources Website, Resource Centre, Software, Multimedia
Accreditation No

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