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Organization: Shepherds of Good Hope - Supportive Housing Programs  
Phone Numbers: Main office 613-789-8210 * Hope Living 613-831-3333 * St Andrew Residence 613-288-0312 * Brigid's Place 613-688-2017 * The Oaks 613-288-0374
Fax: 613-789-0888
233 Murray St
Ottawa, ON
K1N 5M9
Intersection: King Edward Ave and Murray St
Hours: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Executives: Deirdre Freiheit - President and Chief Executive Officer
Stephen Bartolo - Vice President
613-688-2929 ext 336 *
Contacts: Lindy Rosko - Senior Manager, Supportive Housing
613-831-3333 ext 2001 *
Service Description: Supportive housing * provides a continuum of housing across five locations * housing is designed to allow individuals the flexibility to move from one level of support to another depending on individual needs * safe, clean and supportive environment

Hope Living Residence: 145 Castlefrank Rd, Kanata
35 rental units for adults living with mental illness and/ or concurrent disorder. * 58 Residential Services beds for adults 55 years and older who need support in their housing. * Staff is available 24/7 to support residents based on their individual needs with the emphasis being recovery and promotion of independence. * Healthcare provided on site.

St. Andrew Residence: 208 St. Andrew St
32 single and 3 shared apartments for individuals living with mental illness and/or concurrent disorder. * Provides a supported environment focused towards independent living and the building of community within. * Staffed 24/7.

Brigid's Place: 78/80 Nelson St
Program provides 11 Residential Services beds to women who may be coping with addictions, mental health issues, and factors relating to past trauma. * Staffed 24/7. * Goal is to bring stability to these women so that they can remain housed and work on other needs in their lives (i.e. health).

The Oaks: 1053 and 1057 Merivale Rd
55 bed program. * 30 beds are for the Managed Alcohol Program. * 15 beds are for Aging at Home program. * 10 beds are through a partnership with the Canadian Mental Health program. * Residents are living with mental health, addiction, or age related illnesses. * Staffed 24/7. * Healthcare provided on site.

Fees: Program - Rents are geared to recipients of Ontario Works and the Ontario Disability Support Program * Residential Services Program: contribution determined by the City of Ottawa
Application: To apply to the Social Housing Registry of Ottawa, call at 613-526-2088 * request a Supportive Housing form at

To apply to the Residential Services programs, contact the City of Ottawa Residential Services program at

For Hope Living * call 613-831-3333 * contact Steven Parker,

For Brigid's Place * call 613-688-2017 * contact Lauren Julien,

For St Andrew's * call 613-288-0006 * contact Joanne Hansen,

For the Oaks * call 613-288-0374 * contact Ray MacQuatt,
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Single individuals 18 years and older who are homeless or at risk of homelessness * catering primarily to individuals with a mental illness or concurrent disorder * also provides housing for individuals 55 years and older with frailties due to aging
Age: 18.00 years and older
Languages: English ; French
Language Note: Limited
Area(s) Served:
Ottawa (City of)  
See Also: Supportive Housing

This information was last completely updated on October 12, 2017

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