Services Canada & Canada Revenue Agency

Services Canada, P O Box 9759, Postal STN T, Ottawa ON
Toll Free: 1-866-742-3644
www.servicescanada.gc.ca
www.cra-arc.gc.ca/seniors/

These are Government of Canada websites that will assist seniors to obtain information about:
Canada Pension Plan Services
Employment Insurance Programs
Old Age Security Needs
Pension Income Splitting
Common Credits for seniors
Social Insurance Information
Employment Programs for seniors
Community Access Programs
Language of Service: English and French

Greenwin Resident Services

          http://www.greenwin.calls.net/resident_services/

Language of Service: English

This website lists Ottawa Apartments with rents that start at $655.00. For seniors on a limited income or pension, assistance can be obtained through various Provincial, Municipal and Federal agencies. They will be listed on this page.

OttawaSeniors.com

http://www.ottawaseniors.com/links/

This is a website tool that will assist you to locate anything from Senior's Activities to senior discounts to transportation and Wheels to Meals.

A Senior's Guide-Living Well in Ottawa

75 rue Bruyère Street, Suite/Bureau 299-1
613-238-8044/ 580-2400 for 24 hour assistance
Download Guide

Produced by The Council on Aging of Ottawa, this resource is an adobe. pdf resources document. This covers many topics such as, OAS, OHIP, physicians, lawyer requirements, and wills.

Canadian Senior Years

www.senioryears.com/ontario.html
syears@senioryears.com

Ontario Senior Centres - A listing of all the senior centres find in Ottawa and Ontario.
Ottawa Seniors Site - provides information on activities, events, discounts, services, and more mentioned in the above link; and Ontario Ministry of Health long term care links.

City of Ottawa

website

The City is responding to the needs of seniors by increasing the range of housing and long-term care options open to them as well as improving public transportation, enhancing the selection of public health services and recreation programs, and encouraging their participation in civic affairs.
Language of Service: English and French


Gay Senior Pride Network

http://ottawa.linkingboomers.com/events/view/_gDT3dY
http://www.ospn-rfao.ca/index.php/en

Seniors Night Out: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month. 7:30 p.m. until closing: A chance for the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) seniors 50+  to gather for conversation and laughter. Drinks and snacks are provided.

Centretown Health Community Centre

         Centretown Health Community Centre
            400 Cooper St., Ottawa ON
            613-233-3987
            www.centretownchc.org
           Areas of expertise are: Lifestyle Enrichment for Senior Adults, Substance
           abuse and gambling  services

South-East Ottawa Community Health Centre. Primary Care Outreach to Seniors

1355 Bank St. Ste 600, Ottawa, ON
613-737-5115 ext: 2418
cathier@seochc.on.ca
http://www.seochc.on.ca/

Hours: Monday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Tuesday 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., Wednesday 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.,  Thursday-Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m./24 hr on-call service available to registered clients

Primary care for adults 65+ who have complex care needs living at home with or without support. Services include, response to immediate needs, monitoring and support for care plans, individual health information, advice, education and screening for environmental / safety risks and mobilization.
Language of Service: English, French, Italian, Arabic, Somali, American Sign Language (ASL)
Taking LGBT Aging Out of the Closet, the Rainbow Coffee Group, for older adults over 55 and other community services.

Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health

299 Montreal Rd, Ottawa, ON
Health Clinic 613-748-5999/ Programs and Administration 613-748-0657
info@wabano.com
www.wabano.com

Hours:
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m./ Walk-in clinic Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 1:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Eligibility: Persons of Aboriginal heritage: First Nations, Inuit and Métis

A social circle for seniors 55+ that includes crafts, games, outings, yoga plus nutritious meals and snacks. Language of Service: English and Interpretive Services for Aboriginal languages

Jewish Family Services- Thelma Steinman Support Centre for Seniors

2255 Carling Ave Ste 300, Ottawa, ON
613-722-2225 ext 392
www.jfsottawa.com
info@jfsottawa.com


Office hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Walk-in clinic hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 1:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Eligibility: Persons of Aboriginal heritage: First Nations, Inuit and Métis
A social circle for seniors 55+ that includes crafts, games, outings, yoga plus nutritious meals and snacks. Language of Service: English and Interpretive Services for Aboriginal languages.

Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode Community Resource Centre

Merivale Mall, 1642 Merivale Rd., Unit 541, Ottawa, ON
613-596-5626
info@nrocrc.org
www.nrocrc.org

September to June hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m./ Tuesday 8:30 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
July to August hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Serving most of the Nepean, Osgoode and Rideau townships. Includes an Elder Abuse Response and Referral Service (EARRS) - in collaboration with the  Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre, provides assessment, case management, referral and linkage services to seniors dealing with physical abuse, emotional abuse, financial abuse, sexual abuse, and neglect.
Language of Service: English and Somali, some programs offered in French

Somerset West Community Health Centre

               55 Eccles St, Ottawa, ON
               Office Phone: 613-238-8210
               Health Services and on-call doctors after hours: 613-238-1220
               Social Services: 613-688-2766
              
              Health Services: 613-235-2982  Centretown Health Community Centre
              400 Cooper St., Ottawa ON
              613-233-3987
              www.centretownchc.org
            
              Areas of expertise are: Lifestyle Enrichment for Senior Adults, Substance
              abuse and gambling  services
              info@swchc.on.ca
              www.swchc.on.ca

               For the list of hours for general, health and walk-in visits, please visit:                                              http://www.swchc.on.ca/hours

               Community health centre provides many social and health services for seniors.
               Language of Service: English, French, Mandarin, Khmer, Vietnamese and Cantonese

The Good Companions

           670 Albert St., Ottawa, ON
               613-236-0428
               info@thegooodcompanions.ca
               www.thegoodcompanions.ca

               A not-for-profit organization that offers programs and services in partnership with                volunteers, to promote, enhance and support the well-being, independence and zest for                living of both seniors and of adults with physical disabilities in the Ottawa area.

Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre

           2 MacNeil Crt., Ottawa, ON
               613-591-3686, TTY: 613-591-0484
               info@wocrc.ca
               www.wocrc.ca

               September – May hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
               June – August hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

               Programs for seniors and adults with physical disabilities is open to residents of Kanata,                Goulbourn, West Carleton (and Nepean for Community Support Programs)