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Alternate Name CV19 ; Jewish Family Services Ottawa ; JFS ; JFS Ottawa ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Jewish Family Services Ottawa
2255 Carling Ave, Suite 300
Ottawa, ON K2B 7Z5
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Intersection Woodroffe Ave and Carling Ave
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free time-limited parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (21 May 2020): Services are still provided by phone and video-counselling during regular clinic hours. Clients should contact the clinic at 613-722-2225 ext 400 or connect to any of the 10 clinic sites in Ottawa and Champlain Region by calling 613-755-2277 where clients will be directed to the site of their choice available at that specific time.

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Single session, solution-oriented therapy with a professional therapist or social worker * duration of the session is between 75 to 90 minutes * clients in distress who feel that they need more assistance may return to the clinic for another session or can be referred for ongoing counseling Offers counselling in : mental and emotional health issues * addiction * anxiety * depression * personal or work-related stress * crisis situations * trauma * grief and loss * separation and divorce * anger * sexual abuse (both men and women) * family conflicts * relationship issues * parenting * violence
Hours Wed 12 noon-8 pm, Sun 12 noon-5 pm * clinic hours available at different locations throughout the week, including evenings and weekends, see separate listings for details
Areas Served Cornwall ; Ottawa ; Renfrew
Eligibility Individuals, couples and families
Application Walk-in * no appointment or referral required * clients are seen on a first-come, first-served basis
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Mental Health Drop In Centres ; Solution Focused Therapy
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-722-2225
Fax 613-722-7570
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Primary Contact Mirjana Pobric, Program Coordinator, Jewish Family Services of Ottawa / The Walk-in Counselling Clinic; Phone: 613-722-2225 ext 431; Email:
Alternate Contact Michael Gershuny, Director of Counselling and Mental Health, Jewish Family Services of Ottawa; Phone: 613-722-2225 ext 410; Email:
Primary Executive Sarah Caspi, Executive Director, Jewish Family Services of Ottawa; Email:
Other Details
Established 2014
Funding Provincial - Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)
Print Material Bilingual Information Cards * posters
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