Alternate Name LASSA
Former Name Lebanese and Arab Social Services Agency of Ottawa-Carleton (2013)
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
2410 Holly Lane
Ottawa, ON K1V 7P1
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Intersection Walkley Rd and Heron Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Counselling program for Syrian newcomers encountering difficulties with their resettlement * aims to help newcomers suffering from mood, anxiety and stressor related disorders as well those facing adaptation, family and stress issues to evaluate their thoughts and adopt better coping and management strategies
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Syrian refugees
Application Call to make an appointment * long-distance clients can access online counselling through Skype
Languages English ; French ; Arabic
Fees None
Service Categories Cultural Transition Counselling ~ Syrian Community
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-236-0003 ; 613-236-3111
Fax 613-236-6886
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Naim Assemani, Registered Clinical Counsellor; Phone: 613-236-0003 ext 224 * 613-236-3111 ext 224; Email:
Alternate Contact Dounia Rizk; Phone: 613-236-0003 ext 221 * 613-236-3111 ext 221
Primary Executive Fred Awada, Executive Director; Phone: 613-236-0003 ext 222 * 613-236-3111 ext 222; Email:
Other Details
Funding Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Brochures * Flyers
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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