United Muslim Organizations Ottawa-Gatineau (UMOOG)
|Record #: OCR4741||Last Full Update: 30 Mar 2020|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Address & Map||
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|Mailing Address||c/o Masjid Ar-Rahma
1215 Hunt Club Rd
Ottawa, ON K1V 2P1
|Physical Access||Not Applicable|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||Note: (24 March 2020): In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Muslim community has come together to provide relief to all residents of the Ottawa-Gatineau community. United Muslim Organization of Ottawa-Gatineau (UMOOG), Muslim Family Services of Ottawa (MSFO), Islamic Relief Canada, local youth groups, and other organizations have teamed up to collaborate in this effort.
The objective of this program:
1. To help those who are in social isolation who are unable to leave their homes to pick up groceries, medicine, and supplies. Especially those who are elderly, at-risk and/or immunocompromised or single-parent families with children who are unable to leave their home at this time.
2. To provide financial support to those who have lost their primary source of income with purchasing food kits, medicine, and supplies.
3. To provide counseling services to those who have been affected or are having difficulty coping with the situation.
4. In-home elder care program for elders who are unable to take care of themselves and cannot leave their homes.
|Areas Served||Gatineau ; Ottawa|
|Application||Visit the Facebook page for more information|
|Languages||English ; French ; Arabic ; Somali|
|Service Categories||General Counselling Services ~ COVID-19 ; Grocery Delivery ~ COVID-19 ; Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance ~ COVID-19|
|Primary Contact||Momin Janjua|