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Organization: Jewish Family Services of Ottawa  
Phone Numbers: 613-722-2225
Fax: 613-722-7570
Email: info@jfsottawa.com
Website: www.jfsottawa.com
Address:
2255 Carling Ave, Suite 301
Ottawa, ON
K2B 7Z5
Intersection: Woodroffe Ave and Carling Ave
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Summer: Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm * Fri 9 am-3 pm * Winter: Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm * Fri 9 am-1:30 pm * evening appointments for counselling available
Executives: Mark Zarecki - Executive Director
613-722-2225 ext 305 * mzarecki@jfsottawa.com
Andrea Gardner - Assistant Director
613-722-2225 ext 321 * agardner@jfsottawa.com
Contacts: Sarah Caspi - Assistance Executive Director
613-722-2225 ext 246 * scaspi@jfsottawa.com
Service Description: Full service, non-sectarian agency offering more than 65 programs and services to children, youth, adults and seniors, be they individuals, couples, families or groups.

The Counselling Group, Walk-In Counselling Clinic, Thelma Steinman Seniors Support Unit, Settlement Services : see separate program records for description

Student Support: support towards academic and social success by engaging parents, teachers, school administration and other resources in a collaborative model

Shalom Bayit: support, guidance and advocacy offered to Jewish women who are experiencing emotional or physical abuse in an effort to assist them and their children towards safety * seeks to educate the community around issues of domestic violence and to encourage them to intervene where indicated

Street Smarts: non-denominational outreach program to the homeless which links homeless people who are ready for change to resources

Children and Youth Services: offers Jewish day school support, psycho-educational testing, bullying workshops and crisis intervention
  • Member agency of Support Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario

Fees: Sliding fee scale for counselling
Application: Call to apply and speak with reception who will direct you to an intake worker
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: No restrictions
Languages: English ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Farsi ; Hebrew ; Russian ; Somali ; Spanish
Area(s) Served:
Ottawa (City of) and area  
See Also: Anger Management
Bereavement
Community Support Services
Counselling - Personal, Family and Couple
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Ethnocultural Groups
Financial Assistance
Fitness, Recreational and Social Programs for Seniors
Mental Health for Children and Youth
Street Outreach

This information was last completely updated on November 24, 2016

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