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Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre

Site: Kanata - MacNeil Crt

Service: Counselling Services Team and Community Response

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Alternate Name Community Resources ; CV19 ; Financial Support ; Flood ; Mental Health ; Natural Disaster ; Post-Disaster Support ; Tornado
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kanata
Address & Map
2 MacNeil Court
Ottawa, ON K2L 4H7
 
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Intersection Castlefrank Rd and Hazeldean Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (2 April 2020): Telephone based counselling still available. 
 
Short-term counselling (six to eight sessions), telephone support, or walk-in crisis support 
 
Offers counselling for: 
* traumatic stress: violence against women, family stressors, assault, grief and loss, onset of illness, etc. 
* life transitions: separation/divorce, job loss, relationships, parenting, retirement, etc. 
* mental wellness: anxiety, depression, self-esteem, suicidal ideation, anger, stress, addictions, etc. 
* information and referral to housing and shelters, Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support Program, Essential Health and Social Supports, energy assistance programs, bus tickets, baby cupboard, advocacy, etc. 
 
Also offers resources and referrals for those affected by natural disaster in the West Carleton area
Hours Mon 8:30 am-11:30 am * Tue, Thu, Fri 1 pm-3:30 pm * Wed 12 noon-7 pm
Areas Served Goulbourn ; Kanata ; Richmond (Ottawa) ; Stittsville ; West Carleton
Eligibility Residents * no age restrictions
Application Drop in for in-person crisis support * call for telephone crisis support or to make an appointment for short-term counselling

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Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Adolescent/Youth Counselling ; Anger Management ; Bereavement Counselling ; Child Guidance ; Comprehensive Information and Referral ; Disaster Recovery Services ; Divorce Counselling ; General Counselling Services ; General Counselling Services ~ Trauma Informed Organizational/Practitioner Perspective ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling ; Talklines/Warmlines
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-591-3686 ext 269
Fax 613-591-2501
E-Mail intake@wocrc.ca
Website www.wocrc.ca
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Primary Contact Christine Harrison, Manager Counselling and Community Response
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