Important Notice

To find information about the COVID-19 virus, visit the Public Health Agency of Canada's website.

We are working hard to update the information for first priority services in our database. To find a list of resources with confirmed COVID-19 related closures or notices, click here.
Alternate Name OCAPDD ; OCR ; Ottawa Carleton Association for Persons with Developmental Disabilities ; Ottawa-Carleton Association for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
229 Colonnade Rd S
Ottawa, ON K2E 7K3
View Google Map
Intersection Merivale Rd and W Hunt Club Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Training materials on how to identify, prevent and intervene in home takeover situations * this is not an intervention service 
A home takeover is a situation in which a legitimate tenant or home owner finds themselves unsafe, physically, financially or psychologically, because of the presence of people in their home that they may or may not be able to remove
Hours There are no office hours
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Posters, cards and service provider guidebooks can be downloaded at * send an email to order hard copies * videos available on Youtube * for presentations, workshops and training for service providers and/or residents, send an email

Home takeovers can be reported through the Ottawa Police at 613-236-1222 ext 7300
Languages English ; French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act
Fees None
Service Categories General Abuse Prevention ; General Crime Prevention Programs
Contact Information
Social Media YouTube
Primary Contact Gillian Keefe, Home Takeovers Project Coordinator; Phone: 613-863-1277; Email:
Primary Executive David Ferguson, Executive Director; Phone: 613-569-8993 ext 223; Email:
Alternate Executive Judy Bernstein, Director of Supports and Services; Phone: 613-569-8993 ext 222; Email:
Other Details
Established 1953
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107806010 RR0001 ; United Way
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation Operates under the Developmental Services Act and its regulations * licensed by the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

Agency Overview

Locations for this Service

Please Note: Every effort is made to ensure that the information in this database is accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive. The Community Information Centre of Ottawa (CIC) cannot assume liability resulting from errors or omissions. Inclusion of a programme or service does not imply endorsement, nor does omission reflect on the contribution that an organization makes in a community. The reader should verify the information before acting on it.

This Site is linked to other websites that are not under the control of and are not maintained by the Community Information Centre of Ottawa (CIC). The CIC is not responsible for the content of those websites. The CIC is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link to such websites does not imply endorsement by the CIC of those websites. Anyone linking to this site must comply with these Terms and all applicable laws.